POPULATION THIS YEAR EXPECTED TO BALLON

A kid takes his meal at a feeding room at the Baseco Compound in Tondo, Manila on Monday. The Commission on Population disclosed that the country's population this year is expected to balloon to 105 million compared to 102.4 million last year.  JAIL JACINTO/NorthboundPH
A kid takes his meal at a feeding room at the Baseco Compound in Tondo, Manila on Monday. The Commission on Population disclosed that the country’s population this year is expected to balloon to 105 million compared to 102.4 million last year. JAIL JACINTO/NorthboundPH