By 2020, there will be an estimated 100,000 people living in cities across the world, a new report claims.
This number is rising faster than any other sector, and it will double to 300,000 by 2030, the report said.
The report was compiled by the McKinsey Global Institute and the Urban Institute, as part of the McKinsell-Moore Report.
This will create a world of interconnected cities, each one built on the foundation of technology and connected by high-speed broadband networks.
The McKinsey report said that, globally, the amount of connected cities is expected to double by 2030.
It predicts that the number of cities will double from 10 million today to 100 million by 2020.
“This is a significant step forward, and the global picture will change drastically in the coming decades,” said McKinsey senior urban economist Alex Sacks.
In a similar vein, the Urban Center for Public Policy at the University of California at Berkeley released a report in May saying that the world is on track to double the number, from 500 million to 1.2 billion.
For cities like New York, which is the world’s largest city, the increase will be particularly dramatic, as the population is projected to rise from 4.6 million today, to 8.4 million by 2030 and then 10 million by 2050.
New York, the world capital of the internet, has a population of 1.3 billion, and is set to reach 9.2 million by 2025.
The report also says that the rapid increase in the number and size of cities is accelerating because of “massive growth in Internet connectivity.”
The McKinsell report says that by 2030 the number one city for jobs in the United States will be San Francisco, which has more than 8.6 billion people.
It will be followed by Washington, D.C., with more than 7.4 billion people; Boston, with about 7.3 million; Los Angeles, with 7.1 million; San Francisco and Boston combined with about 6.5 million; and New York City with 6.1 billion.
In other words, the growth in the US is expected in the same proportion to that of cities like Boston, New York and San Francisco.
The McKinsey study also said that by 2020, the number cities will be able to accommodate more than 40 million people in the U.S. is likely to double to 5 million.
According to the report, this growth will be accompanied by rapid urban sprawl, where existing urban land will be used for new development, including office towers, hotels, and new residential developments.
The U.K. has already surpassed New York in the proportion of urban land in its country to land.
To get a better idea of the impact of the rising numbers of cities, McKinsey says that in 2020 there will have been about 9 million more cities than the number in 2030.
By 2030, that number is expected at 11 million.
It is not the first time that the McKinsel report has forecast a big change in the world of cities.
In April, it forecast a global population of more than 9 billion by 2030 according to the World Bank.
With these latest numbers, McKinsell also predicted that the proportion that live in cities will decline by more than half in the next 30 years, from 40 percent today to just 20 percent by 2050, and that the population of cities in 2030 will be just over 4.4 trillion.
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