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  1. 1. Over population By: Melissa Brown December 08, 2008
  2. 2. Statistics <ul><li>This graph shows how the worlds population has dramaticly increased. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Facts..... <ul><li>United States in 2006 </li></ul><ul><li>Total Population 300,005,700 </li></ul><ul><li>Projected(2050) 397,100,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Population Growth rate 0.9% </li></ul>
  4. 4. ................. <ul><li>China in 2000 </li></ul><ul><li>1,276,301,000 </li></ul><ul><li>China in 2006 </li></ul><ul><li>1,313,973,700 </li></ul><ul><li>Increase of </li></ul><ul><li>37,672,700 </li></ul>
  5. 5. Efffects on Earth <ul><li>Extinction of plants and animals is 10,000 times faster than normal. </li></ul><ul><li>16 million hectares of forest are chopped down each year. </li></ul><ul><li>5 million people die because of organic waste. </li></ul><ul><li>12 of wetlands have been lost since 1900. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Causes.... <ul><li>This here is a family that has had 17 childern and has one one the way. </li></ul>
  7. 7. What needs to be done <ul><li>We as a society need to put a stop to this madness. There are plenty of children in the world that dont have homes. Instead of producing more we need to care for the ones already in this world. </li></ul>