The new predictions from the United Nations Population Division estimate that over the next 90 years Africa will see population explosion nearly unprecedented in human history.
The Washington Post has a really good story on this but I've pulled out a few highlights:
In 1980, China's median age was 22 In 2020, it will be 38--older than US In 2040, it will be 47--older than Europe— ian bremmer (@ianbremmer) June 29, 2013
All this is rather long term but fascinating stuff for us as a company since big part of our work happens outside of the US and Europe in Asian and African markets.
More charts and insight from the UN predition over at The Washington Post: The amazing, surprising, Africa-driven demographic future of the Earth, in 9 charts