population growth

  1. Oba Cahokia

    WI: Larger Black Population in South by 1920?

    IOTL the current Black Population in the US is about 13% and still for more or less is contained in the South. What would have to change for the Black population for it to not only grow but for it to almost completely stay in the South? How would this affect American History culture and Black...
  2. Mr_ Bondoc

    "All the Children of China": A Collaborative TL

    Everyone likes to talk about the idea that one of the biggest changes was the "One Child Policy" of China was s a population planning initiative in China implemented between 1979 and 2015 to curb the country's population growth by restricting many families to a single child. The program had...
  3. Population growth in a stabler Mexico

    Between 1800 and 1900, the Mexican population grew from roughly 6 million to 13.6 million. The USA, however, grew its population from 5.3 million to an enormous 76.2 million. I assume this is a result of instability and lower levels of migration, and my (admittedly brief) research seems to...
  4. Oba Cahokia

    How big would the Black Population be in a surviving CSA?

    I've been in the school of thought that if the CSA survived the majority of it's population would end up being black because a few states were already majority black including Florida surprisingly and neither of the Great Migrations would happen. But I not familiar with how population density...
  5. brekkur

    AHC: Vladivostok a technological hub and sprawling megalopolis

    I recently came across this althistory page: https://althistory.fandom.com/wiki/Russian_Confederated_Union_(Inverse_Spectrum:_Chaos_&_Resolve) In the post, the creator turned Vladivostok into "the world's most modernized city", and Vladivostok became one of the major tech hubs of the world...
  6. What are some ways for a country to artificially increase its population?

    Without immigration, how can a country increase its fertility rates and population growth?
  7. brekkur

    What's the maximum population that outer Manchuria can support?

    This region that's shaded in yellow and red, is sparsely populated, and currently only has a population of ~4M people. What's the maximum population that it could realistically sustain?
  8. Gigachad3k

    Maximum Population of Sweden

    Inspired by the maximum population of Denmark and Highest Scandinavian population possible thread, what is the possible maximum population of Sweden could support? how high do you think the it could have been?
  9. Gigachad3k

    Maximum Population of Argentina

    With a POD after it's independence in 1810's, what's the largest possible population for Argentina they can support by Now?
  10. A Demographic Exercise: ATL POD's effect on Chinese population

    Hello, all it appeared to me that if the violence and conflict China went through in the late 19th and early 20th century could have been ameliorated, may have led to a different level of population at its present. The Qing dynasty was pretty stable in terms of food distribution, at least until...
  11. With a POD of 1700, what is the maximum French population possible in 1800 and in 1900?

    1. With modern French borders, 2. With France having the Rhineland. And here's an interesting thought, if the max population France could have in 1800 is notably larger than OTL, then what would the population of 1900 France be in that scenario using growth calculations based on the 1800 number?
  12. AHC; 3 Child policy

    So your AHC is to create a 3 child policy analogous to China's 1 child policy. This can be anywhere in the world, with a POD after 1900. Edit; 3 child policy meaning a minimum of 3 children per woman.