The world’s populations

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  • Memo Malthus’ Essay: The principle and the controversy

    Malthus’ Essay: The principle and the controversy

    Despite a debate that continues today on the basis of different editions of the Essay, Malthus’ population principle marks a major phase in the history of ideas.

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  • Memo

    The demograpy of France’s overseas departments (DOMs), 2011

    The demographic situation in France’s overseas departments (DOMs): differences with metropolitan France

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  • Graph and card

    International Migrations

    How are immigrants distributed across the globe? In which countries are they most numerous? This tool provides access to the latest United Nations statistics for 230 countries of the world. Via maps or country lists, select your indicator to view: Immigrant populations in numbers or as a percentage of the total population (immigrant stocks) Annual migratory growth in numbers or per 1,000 population (immigrant flows) Total annual population growth (births + migration) in numbers or per 1,000 population

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  • Figures

    Developed Countries Demography

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  • Figures

    Population, births, deaths

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