The world’s population is due to hit 7bn this October. Use the box below to find out the world’s population on your birth date, and how different countries were growing at that time
Let’s play a game: Put your number on the post as you reblog it. For us, it’s 4,383,293,077.
Also, it’s the Guardian so they uses the, far smarter and more logical, British date system of Date-Month-Year, as opposed to the American Month-Date-Year. So make sure you’re inputting it the right way.