The study is based on a global ranking indicating that the North African Arab state ranks 14th globally.
"The country is witnessing a rapid and steady increase in population growth rates," the minister stated.
Spokesperson of the Ministry of Health and Population Khaled Megahed revealed Sunday that the net growth of population per 1,000 individuals dropped.
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.
The project – worth LE500 million – covers 1,500 villages housing 50-55 million dwellers, who compose half of the Egyptian population.
The minister also indicated that the government has a comprehensive family planning strategy.
The minister asserted that overpopulation has a negative impact on the state's budget and the Egyptian economy.
Egypt’s Ministry of Planning and Economic Development issues a report on population growth rates within the 2020/2021 plan.
An Egyptian-Canadian agreement on a project to address the gap in reproductive health rights has been approved by President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi.
The world’s population stands at 7.8 billion, with developing countries home to the largest population sizes.
The CAPMAS report showed that 34.1% of the family individuals are under 15 years.
A planned parenting program will be launched in May with the aim that it raises the use of contraceptives from 58.5 in 2014 to 71.6 percent in 2030.
CAPMAS held a press conference Tuesday to announce that the Egyptian population nationwide has reached 100 million.
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According to CAPMAS, Egypt announced that he who earns less than LE 8,282 (US$ 501.03) annually and $1.3 daily, lives under the poverty line.
While we struggle with a growing young population, 20 countries are struggling with their aging populations.
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Egypt ranks seventh with an estimated increase of 69.5 million.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi announced a number of decisions aimed at alleviating the impact of inflation on millions of citizens.
Egypt’s Ministry of Health announced launching a new strategy to control the rapidly growing population on Wednesday