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World Population Could Reach 27 Billion by 2100

The world’s population could reach 27 billion by 2100 if fertility rates continue at present rates in all countries, according to the United Nations’ Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) Population Division. The expected number is closer to 10.1 billion, on the assumption that fertility will continue to decline in countries that still have fertility above replacement level (that …

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Kenya: Mortgage Finance for Increased Access to Housing

The increasing prices of land in Kenya have partly pushed the average mortgage loan size to increase from Sh.2.5 million in 2006 to Sh.4.0 million in May 2010. However, “the number of mortgage loan accounts is still small now standing at 15,049, even though it has almost doubled since 2006, from 7,275 accounts,” the Governor of the Central Bank of …

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