The main centre of united nations activity in asia and the pacific is bangkok, thailand, home to the economic and social commission for asia and the pacific there are also many regional and country offices of un system entities, and un political offices in the asia and pacific region. Asia’s continued prosperity will be aided by population growth, with its share of world population remaining above 50 percent through 2030 due to an additional 410 million people however, unfavorable demographics will dampen growth in japan, which will see its “pensionable” population climb to nearly 30 percent, while china’s will also double to around 15 percent. In 2013, the total population of the asia-pacific region stood at 43 billion, which is 60 per cent of the world’s population currently, there are 18 billion in south and south-west asia, 16 billion in population trends and economic and social development through. Of population ageing in asia and the pacific social, economic and political implications for the region, particularly because inequalities often are exacerbated in old age governments in the region are increasingly asia-pacific region observatisurvey ons fr m escap.
Population for the asia pacific region is large and growing total region population was estimated at 308 billion in 1990, or over 57 percent of the total global population according to estimates by the world bank, the region's population had grown to almost 309 billion by 1994.
For the asia-pacific region, the oecd projected further expansion for the region’s largest economies china is expected to post a 68 percent rise this year, although easing to 66 percent in 2018 and 64 percent in 2019 as the authorities “rebalance” the growth model for the world’s second-largest economy. Australia is one of the wealthiest asia–pacific nations and has enjoyed more than two decades of economic expansion it emerged from the 2009 global recession relatively unscathed, but stimulus spending by the previous labor government generated a fiscal deficit that has continued under subsequent liberal governments.
During the forum, secretary pompeo also announced $1135 million in new us economic initiatives to support the indo-pacific region in foundational areas of the future, such as digital economy, energy, and infrastructure for additional coverage of the indo-pacific business forum, check out this blog. Asia-pacific economic cooperation (apec) (a member of g7) would come to dominate economic activity in the asia-pacific region it is also affected by the absence of political will and popular agitations and lobbying against free trade in domestic politics. The united states is committed to growing our presence in the region because we want americans and all people of the indo-pacific to share in the economic growth of 2020, 2030, 2040, and beyond i know some are wondering about america’s role in the region in light of president trump’s decision to pull out of tpp.
The region varies in area depending on which context, but it typically includes much of east asia, south asia, southeast asia, and oceania the term may also include russia (on the north pacific) and countries in the americas which are on the coast of the eastern pacific ocean the asia-pacific economic cooperation , for example, includes canada , chile , russia , mexico , peru , and the united states. Asia and pacific region regional economic outlook: asia pacific, october 2017: making the most of the upswing the region continues to face serious longer-term challenges including population aging and lagging productivity pacific region have seen growth outturns in the first half of 2017 that were better than anticipated in the april. The asia pacific economy is showing signs of recovery from the global recession 2009 with a surge in exports in india and china, and thailand displaying improved resilience on the political and economic fronts. East asia and pacific remains the world’s growth engine despite a challenging external environment, with developing economies growing by 72% in 2013 the proportion of people living in poverty in the region has steadily declined—less than 10% of the population lives on $125 a day—but much more needs to be done as there are still close to half a billion people living on $2 a day.
Australia’s economic freedom score is 809, making its economy the 5th freest in the 2018 index its overall score has decreased by 01 point, with higher scores for the government integrity and government spending indicators offset by declines in labor freedom and property rights. Asia pacific: number of refugees in 2016, by country of origin exclusive premium statistic this statistic shows the number of refugees in the asia pacific region in 2016, by country. Finally, we remain committed to economic engagement in the indo-pacific because of the national security benefits for the american people and our partners as president trump’s national security strategy states, “economic security is national security” it’s clear a big part of america’s international economic future is in this region. Asia-pacific or asia pacific (abbreviated as apac, asia-pac, aspac, apj, japa or japac) is the part of the world in or near the western pacific ocean the region varies in area depending on which context, but it typically includes much of east asia, south asia, southeast asia, and oceania.