These days, the biggest concern before us is the fast depletion of natural resources, such as forests, natural gas, wildlife, oil, petrol, etc the main reasons for this depletion is the improper and excessive use and the growing population, which puts a tremendous strain on them. In just over thirty years the world's population will grow by 25 billion, the equivalent of doubling the population of china and india according to the world resources institute, the growing. The goal of this article is to demonstrate that environmental sociologists cannot fully explain the relationship between humans and the natural world without theorizing a link between natural resource extraction, armed violence, and environmental degradation.
A who report shows that environmental degradation, combined with the growth in world population, is a major cause of the rapid increase in human diseases, which contributes to the malnutrition of 37 billion people worldwide, making them more susceptible to disease. Natural resources are grouped into two primary categories: renewable resources and nonrenewable resources renewable resources are those that, over time, are naturally regenerated, such as animals used for food, forests, wind energy, and solar energy. Growing population will result in the depletion of natural resources such as water, fossil fuels (hubert, 1982) deforestation and loss of ecosystems and emergence of new diseases it will also lead to more starvation, hunger and unhygienic living conditions in poor countries. The included countries, extending from afghanistan to bangladesh, add approximately 26 million people annually to the world's population and account for almost one-third of global population growth (prb 2011.
Over the last half century the population of the world has exploded at the time of writing there are seven billion people on the planet and this number is projected to grow in a short period of time. Natural resources are those resources that occur within the environment in their original and natural form, undisturbed by humanity they take years to form without the intervention of humans the mother earth is abundant with natural resources that develop on this planet using its surrounding environment. Adjusted savings: natural resources depletion (% of gni) world bank staff estimates based on sources and methods described in the changing wealth of nations 2018: building a sustainable future ( lange et al 2018 . News about reserves (natural resources), including commentary and archival articles published in the new york times more news about reserves, including commentary and archival articles published.
(a theory suggesting the possible transition over time from high birth and death rates to low birth and death rates, resulting in a stabilized population) now occurring in many industrialized nations spreads to the rest of the developing world. Control over natural resources lie at the heart of reversing natural resource degradation these issues are crucial to the depletion of common property resources. By 2050, the world economy is expected to quadruple and the global population to the oecd environmental outlook to 2050 shows the additional strain that this will place on the earth's material and energy. While earth's population has grown by over six billion people since the industrial revolution permeated industry around the world in the mid-to-late 1800s, world population is expected to reach and begin to peak at 108 billion by the year 2100. Americans, for instance, who represent only four percent of world population, consume 25 percent of all resources industrialized countries also contribute far more to climate change, ozone depletion , and overfishing than developing countries.
A radical approach to managing natural resources could target the problem of their over-exploitation, such as in forests or fisheries, according to a new study researchers say policies that. The world's population is now well over seven billion and growing we have reached a stage where the amount of resources needed to sustain our population exceeds what is available, argues. Of the world's total population of six billion, one billion in usa and europe alone use 84% of world's total energy three billion people of india, china, brazil and few other countries use only 15% india contains the world's second largest resource of coal and third and four largest resource of manganese and iron.
2 depletion of natural resources three kinds of reserves of natural resources can be identified (reijnders 1999, chapman 1983): continuous resources such as sunlight and wind, the use of which does not lead to a. The consequences of the world being over populated has numerous effects which include: environmental effects, depletion of natural resources, effects on the economy, food and water instability, and mass species extinction. The world's population is projected to expand to 9 billion people by 2050 5 it is estimated that 90% of the additional 3 billion people will be living in developing.