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

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

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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%.

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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.