What Do You Know About The World's Population?

10 Questions
What Do You Know About The World

World Population Day is observed yearly on the 11th of July to help raise awareness on the effects of the world's population on the earth in general. The celebration was inspired by the day the world population is estimated to have reached Five Billion in 1987.

Please wait...
Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    According to Osotimehin's statement, what was the figure of forcibly displaced people by the end of 2014?
    • A. 

      50 million

    • B. 

      60 million

    • C. 

      40 million

    • D. 

      70 million

  • 2. 
    As at July 2016, which country had the highest population in the world?
    • A. 

      India

    • B. 

      United States

    • C. 

      Russia

    • D. 

      China

  • 3. 
    In which year was the celebration theme 'Reproductive Health and AIDS'?
    • A. 

      1996

    • B. 

      1995

    • C. 

      1994

    • D. 

      1997

  • 4. 
    In which year was the celebration theme 'Vulnerable Populations in Emergencies'?
    • A. 

      2015

    • B. 

      2014

    • C. 

      2016

    • D. 

      2013

  • 5. 
    In which year was the event established?
    • A. 

      1979

    • B. 

      1989

    • C. 

      1969

    • D. 

      1999

  • 6. 
    What was the 2001 World Population Day celebration theme?
    • A. 

      Population, Environment and Development

    • B. 

      People Of The World

    • C. 

      Population Is Us

    • D. 

      Let The World Come Together

  • 7. 
    What was the theme for the 2014 World Population Day celebration?
    • A. 

      To Be Young And Wise

    • B. 

      The World Is One

    • C. 

      Investing in Young People

    • D. 

      We Are The Future

  • 8. 
    What was the theme of 2016?
    • A. 

      Teenage Is The Age

    • B. 

      The World Is Growing

    • C. 

      Population Inspiration

    • D. 

      Invest In Teenage Girls

  • 9. 
    Which council of the United Nations Development Programme established it?
    • A. 

      Education Council

    • B. 

      Finance Council

    • C. 

      Governing Council

    • D. 

      Legal Council

  • 10. 
    Which day is set aside for the celebration?
    • A. 

      11th July

    • B. 

      11th June

    • C. 

      11th August

    • D. 

      11th May