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Collen Programme Data

World population will reach between 6 and 15 billion by 2100 according to the UN.

World population growth over the rest of the century will be focused in Africa, responsible for 2 billion of the predicted extra 3 billion under the medium variant scenario.

The Collen Programme has developed interactive data visualization tools to help you explore key statistics on fertility. Please find below interactive graphic on international population statistics and specific country profiles for Sub Saharan Africa.

International Population & Fertility Trends

Global Population Trends

An interactive population pyramid that illustrates the changing age structure of the world’s regions from 1950 to 2050.

Fertility in Sub Saharan Africa

This data visualization map shows statistics on fertility for all countries in Sub-Saharan Africa as well as age-specific historical trends in fertility.

Country Profiles

Sub Saharan Countries with high, intermediate & low fertility

In this section you can view interactive data of Sub Saharan Africa by country, including key statistics on population trends, total fertility and education.

Selected Countries with High Fertility
Selected Countries with Intermediate Fertility
Selected Countries with Low Fertility