Population 人口


The word 『population』 is among the top 1000 most frequently used English words - so it is important to get it right.

Look at the following sentences and decide: which one is NOT correct?

  • China has a population of 1.4 billion.
  • China has 1.4 billion people.
  • China has 1.4 billion populations.

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