47 Days

Historic Half

Semper Fidelis "The People's Marathon"

Marine Corps Marathon Organization conducts a series of running events, showcasing physical fitness and generating community goodwill in order to promote the high standards and discipline of the Marine Corps.




Item specifics

Modified Item: No Main Stone: Emerald & Diamond
Country/Region of Manufacture: Unknown Brand:


Material: METAL Metal: Yellow Gold
Metal Purity: 14k
World Population:
  • has reached 7 billion on October 31, 2011.
  • is projected to reach 8 billion in 2023, 9 billion in 2037, and 10 billion people in the year 2055.
  • has doubled in 40 years from 1959 (3 billion) to 1999 (6 billion).
  • is currently (2019) growing at a rate of around 1.07 % per year, adding 82 million people per year to the total.
  • growth rate reached its peak in the late 1960s, when it was at 2.09%.
  • growth rate is currently declining and is projected to continue to decline in the coming years (reaching below 0.50% by 2052, and 0.09% in 2100) .
  • a tremendous change occurred with the industrial revolution: whereas it had taken all of human history up to the year 1800 for world population to reach 1 billion, the second billion was achieved in only 130 years (1930), the third billion in 30 years (1960), the fourth billion in 15 years (1974), the fifth billion in 13 years (1987), the sixth billion in 12 years (1999) and the seventh billion in 12 years (2011). During the 20th century alone, the population in the world has grown from 1.65 billion to 6 billion.

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For more detailed information:

retrieving data...Births this year
"this year" = from January 1 (00:00) up to now
retrieving data...Births today
"today" = from the beginning of the current day up to now
retrieving data...Deaths this year
Vtg Prong Set Crystal Star Crown BROOCH Rhinestone Very Madam Maisel retrieving data...Deaths today
retrieving data...Net population growth this year
Vtg Retro 40s Red & Yellow Enamel Unusual Big Large Flowers Earrings Clip On "net population growth" = births minus deaths
retrieving data...Net population growth today
Government & Economics
$ retrieving data...Public Healthcare expenditure Vintage Wedgwood Brooch Made In England With Original Box
Quick facts:
  • Total global healthcare expenditure represent around 9% of world GDP
  • Government portion of healthcare expenditure is around 60%

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VTG Sarah Coventry Wide goldtone Bracelet WOW $ retrieving data...Public Education expenditure Vintage Weiss Bracelet Faux Diamond Costume Jewelry
Quick facts:
  • Public spending on education in the world is around 5% of global GDP

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$ retrieving data...Public Military expenditure Vintage Weiss green jelly cabochon bracelet
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retrieving data...Cars produced
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retrieving data...Bicycles produced
Quick facts:
  • As recently as 1965, bicycle and car production volumes were essentially the same, at nearly 20 million each per year, but as of 2003 bike production had climbed to over 100 million per year compared with around 50 million cars produced that year.

Sources and info:

  • Elaboration of data
  • Bicycle Retailer and Industry News - Statistics
Society & Media
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retrieving data...Newspapers circulated VINTAGE WEISS SIGNED blueE BAGUETTE RHINESTONE BROOCH
retrieving data...TV sets sold worldwide
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retrieving data...Cellular phones sold
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$ retrieving data...Money spent on videogames Vintage white gold diamond pendant
retrieving data...Internet users in the world today
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retrieving data...Emails sent
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retrieving data...Tweets sent
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  • Internet Live Stats (InternetLiveStats.com)
retrieving data...Forest loss(hectares)
Quick Facts:
  • The number shown above is net of reforestation
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retrieving data...Land lost to soil erosion VINTAGE WS STERLING REPOUSSE OVAL WHITE & GREY MARBLE AGATE PENDANT (ha)
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Quick Facts:
  • CO2 Emissions shown are from Fuel Combustion
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retrieving data... Toxic chemicals released
in the environment Vintage Yellow Light Green Rhinestone Celluloid Clip Earrings
Sources and info:
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
retrieving data...Undernourished people in the world
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retrieving data...Overweight people in the world
retrieving data...Obese people in the world
Waterford Royal Albert Friendship Plate, 10-Inch Sources and info:
WEDDING GIFT D VS2 4.00 CT PRINCESS DIAMOND STUD EARRINGS 14 KARAT WHITE gold Vintage Estate 14K White gold Emerald Cut Diamond Wedding Set. Very Classic
retrieving data...People who died of hunger Vintage14k gold Chain Charm Bracelet Sovereign 22k 31.4gr
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Wedding ring Unoaerre Fedine af235g 15 Yellow gold gold
$ retrieving data...Money spent for obesity related
diseases in the USA VIVID Saturation 1.84tcw Indicolite Tourmaline & Diamond 14kt Yellow gold Ring
$ retrieving data...Money spent on weight loss
programs in the USA
retrieving data...Water consumed(million L)

Quick Facts:

  • Withdrawals for irrigation are nearly 70% of the total withdrawn for human uses, those for industry 20%, and those for municipal use about 10%

Sources and info:

  • Global Water Outlook to 2025 - International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and the International Water Management Institute (IWMI)
retrieving data...Deaths caused by water related
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retrieving data...People with no access to
a safe drinking water source
retrieving data...Energy used today (MWh), of which:
retrieving data...- from non-renewable sources (MWh)
retrieving data...- from renewable sources (MWh)
Sources and info:
  • Renewables Global Status Report - REN21
retrieving data... Solar energy striking Earth
retrieving data...Oil pumped today (barrels)
Quick Facts:
  • Barrel = 42 Gallons = 159 Liters

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retrieving data...Oil left (barrels)
Sources and info:
  • Energy Information Administration (EIA) - Data from BP Statistical Review, Oil & Gas Journal, World Oil, BP Statistical Review, CEDIGAZ, and Oil & Gas Journal.
retrieving data...Days to the end of oil (~... years)
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Countdown to the end of Oil:

retrieving data...

  • If consumed at current rates

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retrieving data...Natural Gas left (boe)
Quick Facts:
  • Boe = barrel of oil equivalent

Sources and info:

  • Energy Information Administration (EIA) - Data from BP Statistical Review, Oil & Gas Journal, World Oil, BP Statistical Review, CEDIGAZ, and Oil & Gas Journal.
retrieving data...Days to the end of natural gas
retrieving data...Coal left (boe)
retrieving data...Days to the end of coal
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retrieving data...Abortions
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retrieving data...Deaths of mothers during birth
Welsh Clogau 9ct Yellow gold Tree Of Life Cross Pendant 22 Chain RRP
White Agate & Amethyst Drop Dangle Earrings in 18k pink gold Sources and info:
retrieving data...HIV/AIDS infected people
White gold Hoop Earrings 32mm New
retrieving data...Deaths caused by HIV/AIDS
White gold 18k green and white stones Lumiere earrings retrieving data...Deaths caused by cancer VTG 1960'S ITALIAN ITALY MICROMOSAIC MOSAIC blueE PIN
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retrieving data...Deaths caused by malaria
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White gold Fancy Spiga Chain 18
retrieving data...Cigarettes smoked
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retrieving data...Deaths caused by smoking
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retrieving data...Deaths caused by alcohol
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retrieving data...Suicides
WHITE gold PENDANT 18KT HORN Sources and info:
  • World Health Organization (WHO)
retrieving data...Road traffic accident fatalities
White gold Sapphire and Diamond Ring Sources and info: