fun facts to show and tell - population, 1950 - 2010


note the phenomenal increase in population 1950-2010 not only in the UAE and Qatar, but in Syria, Iran and Iraq, and Israel.


note also that USrael, Turkey, the KSA and GCC have managed to outdo the 1967 decimation of Palestine with their joint 2001-2015 decimation of Syria by more than 150%.


note that Oceania and the Americas have maintained their respective shares of the world population, that Asia's share has increased by just about 5%, that Africa's share has about doubled, and that Europe's has been halved.