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the study of populations including such topics as birth,marriage,migration, and death
the average number of people in a square mile or a square kilometer
a situation in which too many people or animals live in a certain area
.zero population growth?
when the combined birthrate and immigration rate equals the combined death rate and emigration rate
Can you think of one way another country has dealt with its overpopulation?
Having the one child rule
has a higher population at the bottom
goes in at bottom
stays the same at bottom
Can you judge their health care by looking at the top of the pyramid
power is concentrated in a small group or even a single person ( Hitler)
government tries to control every part of society. An example is North Korea. Most extreme form of dictatorship
kings and queens inherit their position by being born into it.
the people make decisions and the government does nothing.
the government makes economic decisions. is econimical
the state makes decisions on transportation,communications, and banking. Contains free market and government.
The power to rule ones self.
per capital GNP is the GNP divided by the population> GNP is total value of goods and services produced by the residents of a nation during specific years.
What is the difference between GNP and per capita GNP?
countries that lack industries and modern technology and depend on developed countries to support them (Haiti)
the growth of city populations- is going on through the world
What is the difference between rural and urban?
rural is countryside populations and urban is city populataions
transforming a raw material into a finished product
What is a standard of living?
the degree of wealth and material comfort available to a person or community.
type of Democracy
type of Dictatorship
almost all farmers raise crops and live stock to sell in the market
agriculture in developing countries
nickname for capitalism
nickname for communism
nickname for socialism
is a form of government in which a monarch acts as head of state
the monarch acts as a symbol
modern industrial societys ( North America) (Japan). Has technology.
A political is government and economical is based on money
what makes a political and economical governments different
the number of people have the same amount of kids to replace themselves.
If stable why?
the number of people have more children than themselves
If increasing why?
the number of people have less children than them
If decreasing why?
1 person holds all power
loss of resources and Jobs.
loss of resources and Jobs.What is a negative consiquence of having an over population