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#Population Growth

# population-growth - Thursday 22 June, 2017

The world population will reach nearly 10 billion by 2050

Nigeria will overtake the United States by 2050 to become the third most populous country in the world.

# population-growth - Saturday 22 April, 2017

This chart shows the massive drop in housing supply compared to the Celtic Tiger years

One homeless charity says the government’s housing plan is moving far too slowly.

# population-growth - Sunday 29 March, 2015

An Athlone company is helping solve a big problem for the world's growing population

Oxymem has overhauled waste-treatment processes which have barely changed in a century.

# population-growth - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

The future of Ireland is urban – but can our politicians accept this?

We need to face up to what’s gone wrong with spatial policy in this country.

# population-growth - Monday 16 March, 2015

Could Ireland cope with a population of 10 million?

Possibly. But we need to get moving.

# population-growth - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Ireland should 'embrace' a population of 10 million

And business group Ibec wants more money for infrastructure to cope with the growth.

# population-growth - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

Column: Population growth an obstacle to development...

…But let’s not fall back on reprehensible arguments that disease and food crises are “natural” methods of curbing it, writes Concern Worldwide’s Overseas Director.

# population-growth - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Census 2011: Over half the population lives in Leinster

Co Laois boasts the largest increase in population, while the highest growth of any constituency was recorded in Dublin North.