25 Ridiculously Crowded Photos of Earth’s Overpopulation

Our world is seriously overpopulated. The past 200 years have seen exponential human population growth. Reaching one billion people in 1804, it took 123 years to get the next billion. In less than half that time, we went from three billion in 1959 to seven billion in 2012. Anyone who lives in a city knows how dense the world has become and how pervasive overpopulation has become. See just how crowded we are in this list of 25 Ridiculously Crowded Photos of Earth’s Overpopulation.

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A Buddhist gathering

buddhists massive meetingImage: Pixabay
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The Kaaba at al-Haram Mosque in Mecca at the start of the Hajj (pilgrimage)

al haram mosque mecca hajjImage: Al Jazeera English via Flickr
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Muslim refugees crowding into a train to Pakistan after the partition of India & Pakistan in 1947

muslim refugeesImage: Columbia University
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More Pakistani refugees showing even greater global overpopulation

muslims on train to pakistanImage: Columbia University
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An overcrowded Bangladeshi train

Bishwa_Iztema_2013_Phase_II_on_train_01_by_Mayeenul_IslamImage: Wikipedia


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