Gap Fill - World Population - Level 4


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The world reached a demographic . The US Census Bureau said the passed 8 billion in September. However, it said this was a rough . The exact could be a month or two . The world population will continue to grow . It grew from 6 billion to 8 billion in the two decades. The population doubled between 1960 and 2000. The of growth is slowing because of falling rates.

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