Population Growth Report Stirs Debate Worldwide population continues to grow, with predictions that by the year 2050, the number of people on the planet will level off at 9.3 billion. But the growth is lopsided, with a baby boom in poor countries and a baby bust elsewhere. NPR's Brenda Wilson reports.
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Population Growth Report Stirs Debate

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Worldwide population continues to grow, with predictions that by the year 2050, the number of people on the planet will level off at 9.3 billion. But the growth is lopsided, with a baby boom in poor countries and a baby bust elsewhere. NPR's Brenda Wilson reports.