Can America Survive?

 

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Supplementary Material

Click below to see  population analyses/scenarios (updated 2005/12/03 to include projections/scenarios

based on Hubbert's Peak):

   United States:   Population Scenario (graphic)      Population Analysis (text)     Population Profile (text)

   Russia:              Population Scenario (graphic)      Population Analysis (text)     Population Profile (text)

  Canada:            Population Scenario (graphic)      Population Analysis (text)     Population Profile (text)

   World:                Population Scenario (graphic)      Population Analysis (text)     Population Profile (text)

   All Countries:                             Population Analysis (text, large file)     Population Profile (text, large file)

Population Density Maps:

World population density maps:

   Population density, year 2000

   Population density after medium-scale global nuclear war in 2000

   Population density after large-scale global nuclear war in 2010

   Population density under primitive agriculture

   Population density for hunter-gatherer population

Targeted cities, medium-scale global nuclear war (1,000 weapons, "combination" attack):

   Major cities of the world (capital cities and cities of population 100,000 or more)

   Targeted cities, medium-scale global nuclear war, worldwide

   Cities not targeted, medium-scale global nuclear war, worldwide

   Targeted cities, medium-scale global nuclear war, North America

   Targeted cities, medium-scale global nuclear war, Europe

   Targeted cities, medium-scale global nuclear war, Australia

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