Global 1000 Atlas map of
Al Başrah (Basra), Iraq

Data for Al Başrah (Basra), Iraq

World Rank 105
Country Rank 2
Administrative Region Al Basrah
Country Iraq
Country Codes ISO 3166-1: IQ
GEC (formerly FIPS10-4): IZ
Latitude/Longitude (WGS-84) 30°31'11" N, 47°49'25" E (deg/min/sec)
30.5199, 47.8237 (decimal)
Population Estimate 2,300,125
Other Names & Exonyms (foreign names) Basra (English), Bassorah (French), Basra (German), Basora (Spanish), Bassora (Italian), Basra (Dutch), Baçorá (Portuguese), Basra (Danish), Basra (Norwegian), Basra (Finnish), Basra (Swedish), アルバスラ (Japanese), البصرة (Arabic), 巴士拉 (Chinese), בצרה (Hebrew), 바스라 (Korean), บัสรา (Thai), Basra (Vietnamese), Βασόρα (Greek), Basra (Turkish)
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World Population – 7 billion and counting…

The United States Census Bureau estimates that the world population exceeded 7 billion on March 12, 2012. According to a separate estimate by the United Nations Population Fund, it reached this milestone on October 31, 2011. Some studies predict that the global population could be 9 billion by 2050 and 11 billion by 2100!

Population seven billion – UN sets out challenges (BBC News)
The World at 7 Billion (UNFPA – United Nations Population Fund)
Population Matters website

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