Global population share experiencing warming by scenario 2018

Share of global population experiencing warming temperatures as of 2018, by scenario*

by Statista Research Department, last edited Aug 2, 2018
Global population share experiencing warming by scenario 2018 This statistic presents the share of global population experiencing global warming based on various warming scenarios as of 2018. According to the source, under a average warming temperature of 3 degrees Celsius worldwide, six percent of the global population will actually experience an average warming temperature of 4 degrees Celsius.
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Share of global population experiencing warming temperatures as of 2018, by scenario*

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ScenarioLess than 1.5°COver 1.5°COver 2°COver 3°COver 4°COver 5°COver 6°C
Current day84%16%-----
RCP 2.6 (1.7°C)20%66%14%----
RCP 4.5 (2.7°C)-2%72%25%1%--
RCP 6 (3.0°C)--37%57%6%--
RCP 8.5 (4.8°C)---14%42%37%7%
ScenarioLess than 1.5°COver 1.5°COver 2°COver 3°COver 4°COver 5°COver 6°C
Current day84%16%-----
RCP 2.6 (1.7°C)20%66%14%----
RCP 4.5 (2.7°C)-2%72%25%1%--
RCP 6 (3.0°C)--37%57%6%--
RCP 8.5 (4.8°C)---14%42%37%7%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Aug 2, 2018
This statistic presents the share of global population experiencing global warming based on various warming scenarios as of 2018. According to the source, under a average warming temperature of 3 degrees Celsius worldwide, six percent of the global population will actually experience an average warming temperature of 4 degrees Celsius.
Show more
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