Most Populous Countries, 2015 and 2050
by: Kathleen Jeffrey (almost 7 years ago)



Project #1386

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Description

In this activity, you will use iSENSE to view the data taken from the Population Reference Bureau at:  http://www.prb.org.   Look at the data and use it to discover which countries had the highest and lowest population in the year 2015 and projected growth for the year 2050.  Compare the data sets from both years to find the answers to the questions about population growth.

Use this data to answer the following questions:

    1. Which country had the highest population in 2015?
    2. Which country had the lowest population in 2015?
    3. Which country had the highest population in 2050?
    4. Which country had the lowest population in 2050?
    5. Which country's population decreased from 2015 to 2050?
    6. Which two countries appear only in 2050? 

    This data was taken from the Population Reference Bureau at: http://www.prb.org.  

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    Name Units Type
    Latitude
    deg
    Latitude
    Longitude
    deg
    Longitude
    Population
    Millions
    Number
    Years
    None
    Number
    2015 Population
    Millions
    Number
    2050 Population
    Millions
    Number
    Country
    Text
    Year
    Text
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    Most Populous Countries, 2015 and 2050

    Project #1386 on iSENSEProject.org


    Description

    In this activity, you will use iSENSE to view the data taken from the Population Reference Bureau at:  http://www.prb.org.   Look at the data and use it to discover which countries had the highest and lowest population in the year 2015 and projected growth for the year 2050.  Compare the data sets from both years to find the answers to the questions about population growth.

    Use this data to answer the following questions:

      1. Which country had the highest population in 2015?
      2. Which country had the lowest population in 2015?
      3. Which country had the highest population in 2050?
      4. Which country had the lowest population in 2050?
      5. Which country's population decreased from 2015 to 2050?
      6. Which two countries appear only in 2050? 

      This data was taken from the Population Reference Bureau at: http://www.prb.org.  


      Fields
      Name Units Type of Data
      Latitude
      deg
      Latitude
      Longitude
      deg
      Longitude
      Population
      Millions
      Number
      Years
      None
      Number
      2015 Population
      Millions
      Number
      2050 Population
      Millions
      Number
      Country
      Text
      Year
      Text

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      Latitude Longitude Population Years 2015 Population 2050 Population Country Year