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www.reference.com/article/world-population-statistics-31feef629ef2d035

As of July 2015, the world population was estimated to be greater than 7.2 billion. The most populous country was China, with more than 1.3 billion people, followed by India, with more than 1.2 billion people. The third most populous country was the United States, but with a considerably smaller pop

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The 2014 estimated U.S. population was 318,857,056. Of this number 23.3 percent of the population was under 18 and 2.4 percent of the population identified with two or more races. In 2013, 50.8 percent of the American population in 2013 was female, and 12.9 percent identified as foreign-born.

www.reference.com/article/statistics-united-states-population-db398ef8820d7d65

The United States Census Bureau publishes statistics about the United States population on its United States Quick Facts Page, according to the Census website. For example, it notes that the population of the country in 2014 was 318,857,056, up from the 2013 estimate of 316,497,531, which is an incr

www.reference.com/article/can-population-statistics-race-66d8465ad30e0b44

The United States Census Bureau provides population statistics for the entire United States, including race statistics. The Census Bureau also has a search engine called QuickFacts that can search for population statistics by state, county, town or ZIP code.

www.reference.com/world-view/use-statistics-171d25f93180c9f1

According to San Jose State University, statistics helps researchers make inferences about data. Instead of just using raw data to explain observations, researchers use various statistical analyses to derive predictions and trends from large data sets. Scientists and professionals use statistics in

www.reference.com/article/can-prison-population-statistics-93c51d0d70ebc606

Prison population counts are regularly maintained by the National Prisoner Statistics Program from which yearly publications are produced analyzing and presenting the data accumulated. These documents are available for viewing and download from the Bureau of Justice Statistics website. Additionally,

www.reference.com/article/statistics-veteran-population-397299028dc58800

There were 19.3 million military veterans living in the United States in 2014, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, including 1.6 million female veterans and 9.4 million veterans who were 65 and older. There were 7 million living veterans of the Vietnam War and 5.5 million Gulf War veterans.

www.reference.com/article/statistics-united-states-ethnic-populations-2f3597162cbfbbbf

Of the United States' 2014 population of 318,857,056 people, 77.4 percent identify as white, while 17.4 percent identify as Hispanic or Latino, making this the largest ethnic minority in the country. The next largest minority identifies as Black or African American, making up 13.2 percent of the nat

www.reference.com/article/statistics-deaf-population-3a3b6188cbe7dff8

One statistic about the deaf population in the United States is that, as of November 2015, there are more than 28 million Americans who are considered deaf or hearing-impaired, according to the National Court Reporters Association. Another fact is that one out of every 22 American children is born w

www.reference.com/business-finance/uses-statistics-business-2008f8267ad75639

Internally, companies use statistics to evaluate employee performance and to make financial decisions. Statistics gathered through external research are used to enhance products and services and to build effective promotional campaigns, according to Audra Bianca for the Houston Chronicle.