The Blue and Red Areas Both Have 5% of the World’s Population

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Believe it or not, but there are just as many people living in the small red area as there are living in all the blue areas combined. This is a modified version of a map from reddit user Ibisdigitalmedia. When they first came across the original map, the guys are Metrocosm were skeptical, so they took the time to check the actual numbers – only to find that the original map was almost correct, but the red region covered only about 3% of the world population.



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