culture predictions in 2050 | Future Forecast

Read 47 predictions for 2050, a year that will see the world transform in big and small ways; this includes disruptions throughout our culture, technology, science, health and business sectors. It’s your future, discover what you’re in for.

culture forecasts for 2050

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In 2050, a number of culture breakthroughs and trends will become available to the public, for example:
  • There are more than 700 million French-speakers in the world, and 80% of them are in Africa compared to only about 300 million in 2020. 1% 1
  • 6.3 billion people will live in cities. 1
  • Coffee becomes a luxury due to climate change and the loss of suitable farming land 1
  • Skyscrapers (an arcology) that function as cities are built to address growing populations 1
  • World population forecasted to reach 9,725,147,000 1
  • Largest age cohort for the Brazilian population is 45-49 1
  • Largest age cohort for the Mexican population is 50-54 1
  • Largest age cohort for the Middle East population is 35-44 1
  • Largest age cohort for the African population is 0-4 1
  • Largest age cohort for the European population is 60-64 1
  • Largest age cohort for the Indian population is 35-39 1
  • Largest age cohort for the Chinese population is 60-64 1
  • Largest age cohort for the United States population is 20-34 1

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