- 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
Even other men of color considered Revels a curious figure, for Mississippi had never had a large free black population.The Black Man Who Replaced Jefferson Davis in the Senate|Philip Dray|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
As of 2013, Jews make up 1.8 to 2.2 percent of the adult U.S. population.Why Was Bess Myerson the First and Last Jewish Miss America?|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Furthermore, mixed race children are the fastest growing population in the country.
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
For the first time in American history, rural America has been losing population.
Nowhere can be found a region capable of supporting a larger population to the square mile than Lombardy.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
This again is inexact, since there are no precise figures of population that cover the period.
Massed on the plateau above the mule-path, the whole population of the village stood to watch them down the steep descent.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
In a population of angels a socialistic commonwealth would work to perfection.
Never had the black population of the city listened to or witnessed a more eloquent appeal.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux