Overpopulation

Child marriage, overpopulation hindered sustainable development in Egypt: Study

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 - 11:39 GMT

These governorates are characterized by a number of cultural misconceptions that encouraged having many children.

Egypt's health ministry releases figures on family planning services in 1st half of 2022

Thu, 28 Jul 2022 - 10:54 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population announced Wednesday the total number of visits held by women to family planning units, medical caravans, and civil society facilities.

In less than 1 month: Egyptian population grows by almost 100K

Thu, 19 May 2022 - 01:07 GMT

Cairo and Giza are the most populated, while North Sinai is the least populated.

Egyptian population grows by 250K in 2 months

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 10:57 GMT

The former official pointed out that although Egypt began combating overpopulation in 1965, but not much has been achieved.

Egypt’s census records 103 M people Tuesday: CAPMAS

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 - 06:15 GMT

A child is born every 20 seconds, the CAPMAS said.

Birth control campaign kicks off in 11 Egyptian governorates as 1st phase

Sun, 13 Feb 2022 - 10:51 GMT

The first phase is taking place on February 13-24.

4 children are born every minute in Egypt, 254 every hour

Wed, 22 Dec 2021 - 10:36 GMT

CAPMAS announced last week that the Egyptian population had hit 102,746,000 growing by 250,000 in just 60 days.

Egyptian population grows by 250K in 60 days

Mon, 13 Dec 2021 - 11:38 GMT

That means a slowdown has occurred as the last quarter a million was recorded over 50 days.

Egyptian population grows by 0.5M in 100 days

Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 11:40 GMT

Hassan pointed out that the most populated governorates out of the 27 are Cairo, Giza, Sharqia, Daqahlia, and Beheira.

Sisi inaugurates new housing units, addresses issues of Egypt's overpopulation, encroachment on agricultural lands

Sat, 16 Oct 2021 - 02:58 GMT

"The absence or inaccuracy of digitizing made us unable to see well. This led to the stability of an inaccurate reality and an absence of eradicating corruption," said President Sisi.

Egyptian minister announces population size target for 2052

Sun, 15 Aug 2021 - 11:23 GMT

In just 120 years, the size of the Egyptian population jumped from nine million to over 100 million.

Egypt’s population to rise to 190 million by 2050 if current growth continues: planning official

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 - 01:40 GMT

Tawadros said there are projects inaugurated and investments pumped in the country on a daily basis. However, the lives of the citizens will only change through facing the population growth.

Cabinet highlights features of 'National Project for Developing the Egyptian Family'

Tue, 16 Mar 2021 - 04:11 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli held a meeting Tuesday with a number of officials to get briefed on the final draft of the executive plan of the project.

Egypt's planning minister presents scenarios of possible population growth rates

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 11:07 GMT

"The country is witnessing a rapid and steady increase in population growth rates," the minister stated.

'Egypt's population growth has to be cut to 400K yearly so we can feel impact of public spending': Pres. Sisi

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 11:20 GMT

For the 100 million Egyptians to feel the impact of development programs accomplished, our annual GDP must be $100 trillion which is beyond our capacity, President Sisi added.

Official reveals cost needed to build 1M residential units per annum in Egypt

Sun, 07 Feb 2021 - 10:49 GMT

The official was commenting on the statements the president made Saturday on the needs resulting from overpopulation as almost 2.4 million are born every year.

3rd child of newly enrolled Egyptian families to be denied subsidies

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 11:54 GMT

The minister asserted that overpopulation has a negative impact on the state's budget and the Egyptian economy.

A child is born every 13.5 seconds in Egypt: civil society

Sun, 13 Dec 2020 - 04:04 GMT

Abdel Qawi's statements came in a conference held to examine possible partnerships between the government and the civil society.

The Slippery Slope of Negative Population Growth

Sat, 29 Jun 2019 - 04:21 GMT

While we struggle with a growing young population, 20 countries are struggling with their aging populations.

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