Snapshot of Populations infographic

Populations picture infographic

A snapshot of populations around the world

Download our infographic, which first appeared in the print issue of ‘Big Picture: Populations’.


Topics include:

  • population pyramids of the UK, India and Botswana
  • percentage of the global population living in rural and urban areas in 1960 and 2010
  • chicken populations
  • online populations
  • human population: past, present and future
  • mouthfuls of the food we eat dependent on pollination.

Lead image:

‘Big Picture: Populations’ (2014) CC BY

Downloadable resources

About this resource

This resource was first published in ‘Populations’ in June 2014.

Statistics and maths, Ecology and environment, History
Education levels:
16–19, Continuing professional development