Who knew 'Pop' was an acronym for 'Part of Population'?

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As stated in PDXCON Remixed - Welcome to Victoria at 3:55, POP was originally an acronym for Part of Population first used in Victoria 1.

I have always simply assumed POP = POPulation as a unit of economy and politics. The Part of Population makes sense to me, in Stellaris it has always been clear to me that the whole variety of species types, body sizes, levels of mobility and competency, are represented by the unit 'Pop'. It is not all direct numbers of individuals.

I am still surprised I had never heard or realized that before. It seems obvious now.
 
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Good to know. I call'em pops.
 

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Package of People (PoP) - what you buy on slave market

Portion of Phenotype (PoP) - when you chunk your demographics by portrait

Parade of outraged ornery overwhelming Proletariat (PooooP) - when those slaves you bought just won't behave
 
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Properly Oppressed Peasants

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Prisoners Of Player

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Producers Of Profits

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Dinner
 
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