Overpopulation occurs when the number of species exceeds the normal capacity.It is the major cause of most of the world's problems.Human population has been increasing day by day and a result of this the resources are getting insufficient.
Problems due to overpopulation:
There are many problems due to overpopulation and the world is getting through all of these.Every country is affected by this or will be in future.The problems that occur are mentioned below:
- food shortage
- lack of drinking water
- housing facilities
- energy resources
- and many other problems which are hard to be solved.
The inhabitants of this world are increasing.It is expected that the world population will exceed in few decades to 8-10 billion.A life of quality can be given to only some people and if the population exceeds then it will be difficult to provide them even the basic necessities of life.
Causes of overpopulation:
Some of the causes of overpopulation are given below:
- increase in births
- decline in the mortality rates
- unsustainable biome
- and depletion of resources
All these factors contribute in the increase of population which is somehow weakening for this world.The population is increasing after the Black Death around the world in the year 1400.Population is also increasing by the advancement in science and agricultural productivity.
Solution of overpopulation:
It is said that overpopulation is soon going to ruin this planet and we all are having a role in this.These are some of the overpopulation solutions which may ease such problem:
Education: Through education people will be able to think more reasonably because most of the illiterate people are having more children.
Family planning: Careful family planning will help this world suffer from the problem of overpopulation.
- health care
- tax breaks
and many other such things can take the world out from this problem.