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How will a population boom change Africa?

September 15, 2015 • Daily Email Recap

How will a population boom change Africa?
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“The statistics give you a certain perspective on the world. You see these grand trends of history through demography, birth and death and when people become married and when they move.
“There’s been a substantial reduction in the death rate in Africa, like in other parts of the world, and this is good news in many ways – children survive in much greater numbers to adulthood and adults survive to old age.
“However, what’s preventing that kind of movement in a similar direction to what’s happening in the rest of the world is our continued levels of high fertility.
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