- the assemblage of a specific type of organism living in a given area.
- all the individuals of one species in a given area.
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Now, Covid-19 demographics are changing again — shifting back into older populations.
According to the UN, about 40 percent of the world’s population lives within 60 miles of an ocean.Microsoft Had a Crazy Idea to Put Servers Under Water—and It Totally Worked|Vanessa Bates Ramirez|September 17, 2020|Singularity Hub
The federal government will release a dashboard to help states map these populations, the playbook said.Top health official says states need about $6 billion from Congress to distribute coronavirus vaccine|Lena H. Sun|September 16, 2020|Washington Post
The United States would still be responsible for 11 percent of global deaths, despite constituting only about 4 percent of the world’s population.Trump blames blue states for the coronavirus death toll — but most recent deaths have been in red states|Philip Bump|September 16, 2020|Washington Post
They are actually in a situation where they could afford to wait for the outcome of ongoing phase 3 trials, understand the safety and efficacy properly, without compromising their population.China has quietly vaccinated more than 100,000 people for Covid-19 before completing safety trials|Lili Pike|September 11, 2020|Vox
Veterans are a small minority of the population, as well, serving the greater whole.A Veteran’s View: NYC Cold War Between Cops and City Hall|Matt Gallagher|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Improving an economy is a lot harder with only half the population working.
Nearly 85 percent of its population are expats drawn to work in the rapidly growing tax-havens.Middle East Murder Mystery: Who Killed an American Teacher in Abu Dhabi?|Chris Allbritton|December 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
However, the total U.S. population has grown significantly in the past 160 years.
Foreign-born residents made up 12.9 percent of the total U.S. population in 2010.
"Over one half the population at least," responded Silvano, quietly, turning over a few papers without looking up.Temporal Power|Marie Corelli
The diminution of population in Ireland revealed by the 1901 Census amounted to 245,000 persons.Home Rule|Harold Spender
The imagination hardly keeps pace with the progress of population, improvement, and civilization.Select Speeches of Daniel Webster|Daniel Webster
Roughly speaking, one-quarter of the population of Pittsburgh is foreign-born.
The population had evidently deteriorated from the days of the French and British rule, when game was abundant.