World Population Day

International  World Population Day  is an annual event, observed on July 11 every year, which seeks to raise awareness of global population issues. The event was established by the Governing Council of the United Nations Development Programme in 1989. It was inspired by the public interest in Five Billion Day on July 11, 1987 approximately the date on which the world’s population reached five billion people.World Population Day 2013 Theme – “Focus is on Adolescent Pregnancy”. The World Population as on July 10, 2013 is 7,097,100,000

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