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In contemporary history, the third millennium is a
Millennia: 2nd millennium · 3rd millennium · 4th millennium ·
period of time that began on January 1, 2001, and will
Centuries: 21st century · 22nd century · 23rd century · 24th century ·
end on December 31, 3000, of the Gregorian
25th century · 26th century · 27th century · 28th century ·
calendar. This is the third period of one thousand 29th century · 30th century ·
years in the Anno Domini.
As this millennium is currently in progress, its first two decades, the past 2000s and the current 2010s, are the subject of the
historian's attention. The remaining part of the 21st century and longer-term trends are researched in Futures studies.
Centuries and decades
21st century 2000s  2010s 2020s 2030s 2040s 2050s 2060s 2070s 2080s 2090s
22nd century 2100s 2110s 2120s 2130s 2140s 2150s 2160s 2170s 2180s 2190s
1. ^ "The third millennium starts on January 1 of the year 2001"
2. ^ 9 of the 10 years of the decade are in this millennium.
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via 3rd millennium