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Say hello to the 7 billionth person on the planet Monday

When the baby who becomes the 7 billionth person is born Monday, experts expect he or she will likely be born in India, like the baby in this photo. (Photo: Associated Press)
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According to population experts, a baby born somewhere in the world on Monday will become the 7 billionth person on the planet.

And they're concerned about the acceleration of the population in relation to resources of food and water resources. In 1999 we reached the six billion mark. And in the 1960s, the population was three billion.

To see how fast we're multiplying check out this Worldometer website.

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