Egyptian official reveals percentage of unintended pregnancies

Tue, 14 May 2024 - 03:19 GMT

Consultant to Health Minister for Population Affairs and Family Development Amr Hassan stated Tuesday that curbing high population growth in Egypt could be achieved by eliminating unintended pregnancies.

Egypt assists Djibouti with population census through 1.4K tablets

Mon, 26 Feb 2024 - 02:57 GMT

The tablets are produced by the Arab Organization for Industrialization (AOI).

Egypt’s population projected to reach 157 million by 2050: CAPMAS

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 - 11:21 GMT

Barakat further explained that four children are born every minute in Egypt, resulting in 5,600 newborns daily, equivalent to roughly one birth every 15 seconds.

Birth rate drops in Egypt by 23.8% since 2013

Thu, 11 Jan 2024 - 05:46 GMT

The population size is currently 105,901,000 and expected to record 1.6 million in February.

Participants in Egypt's National Dialogue draft proposals on population crisis

Thu, 14 Sep 2023 - 12:29 GMT

Participants tackled the suggestions put forward during the public session and the previous specialists' session.

Specialists' sessions held within National Dialogue on informal sector, population characteristics

Wed, 13 Sep 2023 - 04:24 GMT

Two specialists' sessions were held Wednesday within the National Dialogue.

Egypt receives 4 new births every minute: Health Ministry

Wed, 06 Sep 2023 - 09:34 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Health and Population said on Wednesday that the average number of births has reached 5,683 births per day, 237 births every hour, 4 births every minute, and one birth every 15 seconds.

Egypt suffers from very high dependency ratio, overpopulation: Health Minister

Tue, 05 Sep 2023 - 01:24 GMT

In the past few years, the size of the Egyptian population spiked by 40 million, which represented a challenge to development.

Population growth in Egypt has to be cut to 400K per annum: President Sisi

Tue, 05 Sep 2023 - 12:55 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi launched Tuesday the first edition of the Global Congress on Population, Health, and Development held in the New Administrative Capital on September 5-8.

Egypt to launch National Population Strategy Tuesday

Mon, 04 Sep 2023 - 03:13 GMT

Egypt is set to launch its National Population Strategy and the General Health Strategy on Tuesday during the World Conference on Population and Development that will be hosted in the country.

Egypt's hosting of World Conference on Population 'great opportunity' to show progress in health field

Mon, 04 Sep 2023 - 02:52 GMT

The population file is one of the important files that receives great attention, starting with the challenges and how to exploit human capital in the construction and development process of Egypt’s 2030 vision.

Birth rate drops in Egypt to child born every 14 seconds

Wed, 16 Aug 2023 - 11:09 GMT

A marriage happens every 34 seconds, while a divorce occurs every two minutes.

Egypt is 14th most populous country worldwide despite decline in fertility rate

Sun, 30 Jul 2023 - 11:10 GMT

The country is among eight states where large population growth is expected to occur.

Egypt’s population growth rate declines to 1.69% from 1.72%

Thu, 27 Jul 2023 - 01:01 GMT

Based on this data from the economic and social development plan document for the new fiscal year 2023/2024 presented by Minister of Planning Hala Al-Saeed, the Populationen of Egypt is expected to reach 108 million people by FY 23/24.

To reduce population density: Egypt spends LE400B on building new cities in Greater Cairo

Wed, 28 Jun 2023 - 12:36 GMT

The center compared the figure to those of Paris and New Mexico, where they are 5,000 per square kilometer and 2,800 per square kilometer, respectively.

Egypt's social development plan aims to reduce population growth by 1.64%

Thu, 08 Jun 2023 - 08:39 GMT

The parliamentary report indicates that the development plan aims to increase the percentage of beneficiaries from the health insurance system, and contain the inflation rate so that it declines to 16 percent in 2023/2024.

Egypt’s population rises by 220K in 55 days

Fri, 26 May 2023 - 01:50 GMT

The population of Egypt inside Egypt reached about 104.4 million in January 2023, according to what was announced by the population watch of the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics, which is linked to the birth and death registration database at the Ministry of Health and Population.

Egyptian population grows by over 14K in 5 days

Tue, 04 Apr 2023 - 12:05 GMT

The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) reported Tuesday an increase of 14,019 in the Egyptian population.

Egypt's Social Solidarity Minister details figures on monetary subsidies beneficiaries

Wed, 08 Feb 2023 - 07:27 GMT

That was during her participation at the ceremony held to launch a World Bank report on Egyptian demographics.

Senior citizens to make up 13.8% of Egyptian population by 2050

Tue, 07 Feb 2023 - 10:26 GMT

Egypt suffers from overpopulation.