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Guess Which Group Of Immigrants To The U.S. Are The Most...

AFRICANGLOBE - According to the U.S. Census Bureau’s latest American Community Survey 41% of this foreign-born population in the United States obtained bachelor’s degrees or higher between 2008 and 2012 compared with 28% of the overall foreign-born U.S. population.

Europe’s Obsession With Africa’s Demography

AFRICANGLOBE - How unusual is Africa’s demography? If you take a selection of countries, from Algeria and Tunisia in the north to Botswana and South Africa in the south, you may answer: not that unusual. In the early 1960s those nations had fertility rates of between 5.5 and 7.5, meaning the average woman there could expect to have that number of children during her lifetime.

Africa’s Baby-Boom: Population To Double By 2050

AFRICANGLOBE - The 10 countries with the world’s highest fertility rates are all in Africa, where mothers have an average of 5.2 children, according to a report released recently from the Washington DC-based Population Reference Bureau.