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  2. 4 days ago · Africa is the second most populated continent, with around 1.34 billion people, or 17% of the world's population. Europe's 747 million people make up 10% of the world's population as of 2020, while the Latin American and Caribbean regions are home to around 653 million (8%).

  3. 2 days ago · List of countries by population (United Nations) This is a list of countries and other inhabited territories of the world by total population, based on estimates published by the United Nations in the 2022 revision of World Population Prospects. It presents population estimates from 1950 to the present. [2]

  4. 2 days ago · Earth has a human population of over 8 billion as of 2024, with an overall population density of 50 people per km 2 (130 per sq. mile). Nearly 60% of the world's population lives in Asia, with almost 2.8 billion in the countries of China and India combined. The percentage shares of China, India and rest of South Asia of the world population ...

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    • Over 8,000,000,000 (estimated)
  5. Mar 15, 2024 · Asia is the most populous continent on Earth; 11 of the 20 largest countries are located there. It leads the ranking of the global population by continent by far, reporting four times as...

  6. Mar 31, 2024 · The data shows that a significant portion of the world’s population lives in Asia and Africa. Asia is the most populous continent, while Africa also has a large population. Other regions like Europe and the Americas also have significant populations.

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  7. Mar 28, 2024 · In 2022, Africa counted just over 1.4 billion inhabitants and was the second most populous continent in the world after Asia. The annual growth rate of the population has constantly been above 2.3 ...

  8. Mar 25, 2024 · Egypt registered the largest population in North Africa, reaching 102 million people. In terms of inhabitants per square kilometer, Nigeria only ranks eighth, while Mauritius has the...