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3.7 %The population of people who were alive in 1939 before the Second World War was 1,961,913,000 (2 billion) and the population who died during the War could be as high as 72,707,700 which is about 3.7% of the world's population.


25,160,000 military deaths

41,793,300 civilian deaths

5,754,400 Jewish Holocaust deaths



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If your talking about the global population then it's about 3.55%.

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