[ExI] H+ Census- why it matters to know if you matter.

Eugen Leitl eugen at leitl.org
Tue Feb 14 12:48:26 UTC 2012


On Tue, Feb 14, 2012 at 12:01:03PM +0100, Anders Sandberg wrote:

> Ideally we should be able to calculate backwards: given some assumption  
> (for example based on other movements) of how many "lurkers" there are  
> to active people, one could make an estimate based on (say) sales of  
> Humanity+ Magazine.

I would estimate that some 0.1% of the general population in a typical
industrial country would qualify to be called tranhumanists. Some particular
locations (say, Bay Area) would run much higher (perhaps as high as 2-3%).



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