In the Philippines, spider fighting is a real thing.
In Japan, rhinoceros beetle sumo wrestling.
TJ started out as Eddie Haskell.
When I was a kid, I’d work it out for my class, or my school, or whenever I had a birthday list. August & September soon emerged as the most popular month to be born. At least, that’s how I thought of it before puberty.
An alternate conclusion might be that the holiday season & winter was a popular time to make babies.
Seriously. 2 girls in one small village near me & they are both named Unique.
What locake said.
There are 2 girls in a small village near me, both named “Unique”.
I’d have foregone the calculator & rounded, 7.7 → 8. 365 → 400
8 BILLION / 400 = 20 Million
Is my math correct? yes.
In general: There is a difference between accuracy & precision.
Accounting for the fact that more humans are born during different times of the year, goes to precision, not accuracy.
Unwarranted precision is more wrong than a less precise answer within the correctly stated margin of error.
An imprecise answer reflecting acknowledged unknowns is more truthful, more correct, than an overly precise answer.
They did give Europe syphilis.
Rich = someone with twice as much as you.
I visited Peru about 4 decades ago. If memory serves, the custom was for the one with the birthday to throw the party and give gifts to all the guests.
So : 21 Million – (Population of Peru / 365)