Aug 30, 2017

South Korea's fertility rate plunges to seven-year low

South Korea's fertility rate plunged to a seven-year low in 2016, official statistics showed Wednesday, with more women delaying marriage in the highly competitive, workaholic country. The average number of babies a South Korean woman is expected to have in her lifetime dropped to 1.17 ...

Jun 22, 2017

Population of world to reach 9.8 billion in 2050: U.N.

The world's current population of 7.6 billion will balloon to 9.8 billion in 2050, with India's numbers to surpass China's in just seven years, a U.N. report said Wednesday. Nigeria will overtake the United States by 2050 to become the third most populous country in ...