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Where Did the World's Youth Live in 2012?

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Today, the world has the largest youth population in history. There are more than 1.2 billion young people between the ages of 15 and 24, and 90% of them live in developing countries.

Find out where the world's youth lived in 2012.

Chart of Where Did the World's Youth Live in 2012

Source: United Nations: World Population Prospects, the 2010 Revision database

Originally published in World Bank Tumblr.