Population

    1. How Big is Big
      http://www.asiasociety.org/education-learning/resources-schools/secondary-lesson-plans/how-big-big
      An activity from the Asia Society comparing population density and growth across various countries and regions
    2. Population Action International
      http://www.populationaction.org/
      The PAI web site features resources related to population issues worldwide. Take the Pop Quiz, view population facts and figures, or read reports about important issues.
    3. Population Issues in India and China
      http://www.nationalgeographic.com/xpeditions/lessons/09/g912/population.html
      A National Geographic high school lesson comparing different approaches to population control
    4. Population Reference Bureau
      http://www.prb.org/Educators.aspx
      Statistics and backgrounders on a wide range of population topics
    5. Squatter City
      http://squattercity.blogspot.com/
      Journalist Robert Neuwirth's blog on squatters and squatter cities around the world
    6. The New Global City
      http://www.fordfound.org/pdfs/impact/ford_reports_spring_summer_2005.pdf
      A report from the Ford Foundation on the challenges and opportunities resulting from large-scale urbanization
    7. The Urban Frontier
      http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=91009748
      A series from National Public Radio on urbanization, with stories from some of the world's largest cities
    8. U.S. Census Bureau: International Programs Center
      http://www.census.gov/ipc/www/
      The International Programs Center (IPC), which is part of the Population Division of the U.S. Bureau of the Census, conducts demographic and socioeconomic studies and strengthens statistical development around the world through technical assistance, training, and software products. Its work is commissioned and funded by federal agencies, international organizations, non-governmental organizations, private businesses, and other governments. This site offers statistics and links to information about world population.
    9. United Nations Population Division
      http://www.un.org/esa/population/
      Population data and fact sheets for global trends in population, migration, urbanization and other topics
    10. Zero Population Growth
      http://www.zpg.org/
      Zero Population Growth (ZPG) is a national nonprofit organization working to slow population growth and achieve a sustainable balance between the Earth's people and its resources. ZPG offers a large selection of resources for educators.