Causes of Overpopulation: Many different things cause the world to populate faster, here are some of the biggest reasons why humanity is outgrowing the carrying capacity of the earth:

  • Decline in death rate:
With modern day medicines and advancements in health technologies, the human population, on average, is now living a longer and healthier life span, causing population numbers to rise.

  • Rise in birth rate:
With advancement in medical fields dealing with the fertility rates of children, modern medicene and care has now made it much more easy and possible to have a child even if there is a question on infertility.

  • Lack of education:
There are many underprivileged children in many different countries that do not get a proper education. Without a proper education, people do not understand the seriousness of overpopulating the earth and continue to contribute to the problem. If children everywhere were educated properly, that could make huge difference.

Modern Medicine
Modern Medicine


Rise in Birth Rate
Rise in Birth Rate


Lack of Education
Lack of Education