Population in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Population

The people living within a political or geographical boundary. | (by extension) The people with a given characteristic. | A count of the number of residents within a political or geographical boundary such as a town, a nation or the world.

Short Example Sentence for Population

  • 1. The whole population was sleepless. 🔊
  • 2. Belfast, population of, 176. 🔊
  • 3. Dublin, population of, 176. 🔊
  • 4. The population of Gophertown was of an itinerant order. 🔊
  • 5. The mixed population includes Chinese, Arabs, and Malays. 🔊
  • 6. The population may be said to be a population of undertakers. 🔊
  • 7. But in that square the human population swarmed in thousands. 🔊
  • 8. The population is variously estimated at from 60,000 to 160,000 souls. 🔊
  • 9. The whole rural population of Prussia turned out to intercept it. 🔊
  • 10. The rapid doubling of the population dates from Watt's steam-engine. 🔊

How to use Population in Sentence?

  • 1. Goboto retorts that its resident population is smaller and that its visitors are thirstier. 🔊
  • 2. The day of the council found the population of the island crowded into the capital. 🔊
  • 3. At the time of the conquest the population in all probability did not exceed a half-million. 🔊
  • 4. The rest of the population stared in a state of suspended judgment as we went about the business. 🔊
  • 5. It was a trim little town with a normal population of less than three thousand souls. 🔊
  • 6. The boom went on and the census of 1860 revealed a population of 380,000 in the new commonwealth. 🔊
  • 7. In the home population of near thirty millions, there are but one million voters. 🔊
  • 8. Its estimated population is 10,000 souls, and at times this number is nearly doubled. 🔊
  • 9. It once had 12,000 houses, but the highest estimate of its present population is 25,000. 🔊
  • 10. The poor Hungarian population would certainly express their gratitude for such assistance as that! 🔊
  • 11. The increase of the population was 1 per cent., and the letters increased 3 per cent. 🔊
  • 12. The steam-pipe has added to her population and wealth the equivalent of four or five Englands. 🔊
  • 13. The village contained a hundred people and I increased the population by one per cent. 🔊
  • 14. Its population in 1900 was 105,000, and of these only 14,600 were of American parentage. 🔊
  • 15. In 1871, when the population of Kerry was 196,586, there were 337 priests and nuns. 🔊
  • 16. Surely, in proportion to population such were not fewer in the South than in the North. 🔊
  • 17. In six hundred years of waiting, the population of the Omega SubGround Installations grew. 🔊
  • 18. The markets created by the manufacturing population have erected agriculture into a great thriving and spending industry. 🔊
  • 19. The sailing was without ostentation, though the population of the port was aware that the start was being made. 🔊
  • 20. The sympathies of the population were wholly with the smugglers, and the cheating of the revenue was not at all considered in the light of a crime. 🔊
  • 21. The negro population of the towns and villages of the cotton country is usually available for a considerable share in cotton-picking. 🔊
  • 22. The entire population had become somewhat indolent, apparently not caring for what happened to them from day to day. 🔊
  • 23. And the evil increases from the ignorance and hostility of every ship-load of the immigrant population swarming into houses and farms. 🔊
  • 24. In 1901, when the population had become reduced to 165,726, the priests and nuns had increased to 546. 🔊
  • 25. The greater portion of the world was devastated; a population of billions, reduced to several million score. 🔊
  • 26. About three-eighths of the population were of southern descent and solidly united in sympathy for the Confederate states. 🔊
  • 27. Mr. Byrne perceived that the whole male population of the hamlet was following them on the noiseless springy carpet. 🔊
  • 28. At that time its population numbered a little under two thousand people, mostly engaged in agricultural work or in trades serving agriculture. 🔊
  • 29. The atlas stated briefly that it contained 97,890 square miles, mostly arid, and a population of 92,531. 🔊
  • 30. On the whole it is a population of poor quality round about Cambridge, rather stunted and spiritless and very difficult to idealise. 🔊