Billion People

Some articles on billion, people, billion people:

Sanitized - Wastewater - Global Access To Improved Sanitation
... According to the definition above, 1.8 billion more people used improved sanitation in 2010 than in 1990, bringing the percentage of people using improved. 2.5 billion lack improved sanitation ... According to the JMP, if current trends continue, in 2015 2.4 billion people will lack access to improved sanitation facilities ...
Parasitic Worm - Intestinal Helminths
... with roundworms, hookworms, and whipworms infecting 1.47 billion people, 1.05 billion people, and 1.30 billion people, respectively ... Furthermore, the World Bank estimates 100 million people may experience stunting or wasting as a result of infection ...
Derek Parfit - The Future
... Contentious material about living people that is unsourced or poorly sourced must be removed immediately Parfit's most famous postulations come in Part IV of Reasons ... In A, 10 billion people would live during the next generation, all with extremely happy lives, lives far happier than anyone's today ... In B, there are 20 billion people all living lives that, while slightly less happy than those in A, are still very happy ...
Water Resources - Uses of Water - Agricultural - Increasing Water Scarcity
... At this time, there were fewer than half the current number of people on the planet ... People were not as wealthy as today, consumed fewer calories and ate less meat, so less water was needed to produce their food ... This is because there are now seven billion people on the planet, their consumption of water-thirsty meat and vegetables is rising, and there is increasing competition for water from industry ...

Famous quotes containing the words people and/or billion:

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