“EIGHTH BILLION SYMBOLIC BABY’ BORN IN PHILIPPINES

‘8 billionth symbolic baby’ born

 

A baby girl born in Tondo, Manila is considered as the symbolic 8th billionth baby from the Philippines.

Venice Mabansag of Delpan, Tondo was delivered via normal delivery at Dr. Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital in Manila on early Tuesday, Nov. 15.

The UN says the world’s population has hit eight billion, just 11 years after passing the seven-billion milestone.

The UN added that the world’s population could grow to around 8.5 billion in 2030 and 9.7 billion in 2050.