What is Population?

Population definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
the total number of persons inhabiting a country, city, or any district or area.
the body of inhabitants of a place: The population of the city opposes the addition of fluorides to the drinking water.
the number or body of inhabitants in a place belonging to a specific social, cultural, socioeconomic, ethnic, or racial subgroup: the native population; the working-class population.
Statistics. any finite or infinite aggregation of individuals, not necessarily animate, subject to a statistical study.
Ecology. the assemblage of a specific type of organism living in a given area. all the individuals of one species in a given area.

the act or process of populating: Population of the interior was hampered by dense jungles.


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