The Fourteenth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Wednesday, October 25th to Sunday, October 29th 2023

Online : 25 - 26 Oct
On ground : 27 - 29 Oct

Sense & Census

  • Wednesday, 9th Nov
  • 10:00 pm - 10:45 pm IST
  • Online

Studying trends in the size, composition and characteristics of a country’s population can give fascinating clues about its social, political and economic future. This session explores population trends, such as births, deaths, migrations, levels of education and food production in different countries in order to see what might be in store for them –  and the world.


Paul Morland

Dr. Paul Morland writes and speaks on the big demographic trends across the world, both contemporary and historic.

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Rukmini S.

Rukmini S. is an independent data journalist based in Chennai, India.

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Books In The Session

Tomorrow's People

  • Paul Morland
  • Picador


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