24 8 / 2011

theeconomist:

Daily chart: how long do countries have until their populations disappear? Fertility rates are falling in many nations. If present trends continue unbroken, the populations of Japan, Germany, Russia, Italy and Spain will not survive the next millennium.

theeconomist:

Daily chart: how long do countries have until their populations disappear? Fertility rates are falling in many nations. If present trends continue unbroken, the populations of Japan, Germany, Russia, Italy and Spain will not survive the next millennium.