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World Population Trends

Guests: Claudette Bennett Chief, Racial Statistics Branch, United States Census Bureau Nicholas Eberstadt Henry Wendt Chair in Political Economy, American Enterprise Institute (AEI) Joseph Chamie Director, United Nations Population Division The world is experiencing a huge population shift to the third world. A new report by the United Nations projects that by the year 2050, the African population will be triple that of Europe and India will replace China as the world's most populous nation. Join Juan Williams and guests for a look at the challenges of a global population shift.

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