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Besides the legendary initial shattering of the One primal essence (Revised, page 40), the existence of the Shattered Avatar merit at least hints that they can be broken down further and even shared by other people. If only 6.5% of those ever born are currently alive, that leaves plenty of Avatars waiting to get reborn.
Any answer is going to be handwavey, as I do not recall that ever being covered in the books. One could summarize that the initial allotment of avatars was well above the seven billion that would be currently required. Without such a pool of avatars, where would the avatar for the second human come from, let alone the seven billionth? Let's not forget ...
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