What does population density look like on a global scale? These detailed 3D renders illustrate our biggest urban areas and highlight population trends.
Here, we highlight countries that are magnets for immigration, such as UAE and Qatar, as well as nations with very few foreign born residents.
Over the past 50 years, the world's population has doubled, and there have been big changes in the ranking of the world's most populous countries
Our population will soon reach a new milestone—8 billion. These visualizations show where all those people are distributed around the world
Population decline is a rising issue for many countries in Eastern Europe, as well as outliers like Japan and Cuba.
Population density varies across the globe. These maps use geographical circles to show the most densely populated areas on multiple continents.