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Population and Carbon Emissions Over Time infographic

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SUBJECTS: Math, Science, Social Studies

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Climate Change, Global Change, Energy, Public Health, World Population Trends/History

Bar graph shows change in global population from 2 billion people in 1927 to 8 billion people in 2022. Line graph shows change in carbon emissions for the same time period.

Emissions data is from the International Energy Agency; Population data is from the Population Reference Bureau.

Graphic originally published on the Quick Trip to 8 Billion wall chart.

Graph shows global population and carbon emissions from 1927 to 2022. Infographic

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