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Population dilemmas in Europe

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The study of human populatitions
Demography
The total fertility rate needed for a population to replace
Replacement rate
The average number of children a woman will have in her lifetime in a given population
Total fertility rate ( TFR)
The average age at which a person will live to
Life expectancy
Negative population growth = shrinking
What is happened to the population in Europe since 2000
Economic strain and Costco up as a country tries to provide pensions
Describe how an aging population affects pension
It shows high population is changing it does this by showing the population by age groups and genders
What does a population pyramid show
1.) women are focusing on careers so not having children and furthering education 2.) moving is expensive so people aren't having as many children
What are two causes of a shrinking population
1.) if you were children need here's what some teachers
2.) businesses closed because of labor shortage not as many people to work
What are two problems created by shrinking population
1.)To provide free childcare
2.) Pay parents of birth bonus for each child
3.) paid time off
What are two solutions to the problems of the shrinking population
1.)baby boomers are growing older life expectancy is rising
2.) Drop in birthrate
What are two causes of an aging population
1.) more old people to care for healthcare gets more expensive
2.) pension/Social Security is harder to give out to all the older people
What are two problems created by an aging population
1.) Pay relatives for home homecare
2.) pension bonus
What are two solutions to the problems created by an aging population
1.) older population is retireing
2.) with less people being born who do you hire
What are two causes of the decline in workforce
1.) unable to support dependence less tax money going to government
2.) businesses are hurting with no workers
What are two problems created by declining workforce
1.) workers from another countries
2.)or factories to older countries
What are two solutions to the problems of the
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