Adrian Raftery

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Name: Adrian Raftery
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Data doesn’t support claim that Zambia has world’s fastest-growing population POPULATION GROWTH

Does Zambia have the fastest growing population in the world? This is the claim made recently by the country’s vice-president, Guy Scott.According to The Post newspaper, Scott “suggested that Zambians should be encouraged to slow down on child-bearing ... [Published Polity.org.za - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Feb 26 2014 - Updated Feb 26 2014 - 1 reports

Data Doesn't Support Claim That Zambia Has World's Fastest-Growing Population

Zambian vice-president Guy Scott has reportedly claimed that Zambia has "the fastest-growing population in the world". The claim is not supported by the available data.Does Zambia have the fastest growing population in the world? This is the claim made ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Feb 26 2014]

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"there is uncertainty about the 2100 projection, but there is no doubt at all that zambia's population will increase greatly by the end of the century" Raftery said

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