Posts tagged "population"

What’s Your (Human) Number?

I don't mean how many people you've done it with. I mean what number human being are you in the world? The world population is headed toward the seven billion mark. In honor of this milestone, the BBC has developed a human number calculator so you can determine where you fit into the circle of…
By: Ami Angelowicz / October 28, 2011

President Obama Causes A Rise In Multiracial Population

Individuals who classify themselves as multiracial are the fastest growing demographic group in the U.S. According to the latest census estimates, the number of multiracial people increased 3.4 percent last year to around 5.2 million. Americans were allowed to identify themselves by more than one race on the census for the first time in 2000…
By: Annika Harris / June 5, 2009

Where The Boys At? Um, Not On The East Coast

It looks like I'm living in the wrong city -- and there is little to no chance I will be moving to LA...ever. Oh well, at least single people are in the majority these days. Woohoo! [The Boston Globe]…
By: Catherine Strawn / April 2, 2008