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More people around the world than ever are living abroad and the United States remains the most popular destination, according to new U.N. data released Wednesday.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

UN: More People Than Ever Live Abroad, US Most Popular Destination

More people around the world than ever are living abroad and the United States remains the most popular destination, according to new U.N. data released Wednesday.

09/11/2013

The United Nations forecast Thursday that the world's population will increase from 7.2 billion today to 8.1 billion in 2025. (Photo by Stuart Wilson/Getty Images for Selfridges)

UN: World Population To Reach 8.1 Billion In 2025

The United Nations forecast Thursday that the world’s population will increase from 7.2 billion today to 8.1 billion in 2025, with most growth in developing countries and more than half in Africa. By 2050, it will reach 9.6 billion.

06/13/2013

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