The world population
Life expectancy : Mali 60.8 Years
Population growth rate : France 1.9 / 1,000 people


INED at the 9ème Conférence sur la Population Africaine

Twelve INED researchers will be participating in the 9ème Conférence sur la Population Africaine, which runs from May 19-24 in Malawi, presenting papers or posters and operating our stand, stocked with INED publications and other material on our activities.

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The legacy of Nelson Mandela in South Africa

The emblematic South African figure Nelson Mandela was elected president on May 10, 1994, in the country’s first multiracial election. In addition to instating equal rights, the abolition of the apartheid regime in the 1990s impacted the country’s demographic situation and the ethnic distribution of the population within the country.

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The world population and me

The Earth has more than 8 billion inhabitants... plus you. Find your place in the world’s population.