How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

Agricultural Density

Arable Land

Physiological Density

Arithmetic Population Density

Number of Farmers / arable land

Land suitable for farming/agriculture

Population of a region / arable (farmable) land

Population of a region divided by total land area.

Agricultural Density

Number of Farmers / arable land

Arable Land

Land suitable for farming/agriculture

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming; there have been several throughou…

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete enumeration of a population

The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…

agricultural revolution

the development of farming; there have been several throughou…

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete enumeration of a population

The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…

agricultural revolution

the development of farming

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming; there have been several throughou…

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete enumeration of a population

The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…

agricultural revolution

the development of farming; there have been several throughou…

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

Agricultural Density

Arable Land

Physiological Density

Arithmetic Population Density

Number of Farmers / arable land

Land suitable for farming/agriculture

Population of a region / arable (farmable) land

Population of a region divided by total land area.

Agricultural Density

Number of Farmers / arable land

Arable Land

Land suitable for farming/agriculture

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming; there have been several throughou…

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete enumeration of a population

The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…

agricultural revolution

the development of farming; there have been several throughou…

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

population density

arithmetic population density

physiologic population density

population distributions

a measure of total population in relation to total land area

the total population of a country divided by the total land a…

the total population divide by the total area of arable land

the arrangement of people on the Earths surface

population density

a measure of total population in relation to total land area

arithmetic population density

the total population of a country divided by the total land a…

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming; there have been several throughou…

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete enumeration of a population

The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…

agricultural revolution

the development of farming; there have been several throughou…

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete enumeration of a population

The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…

agricultural revolution

the development of farming

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

Agricultural density

Agricultural revolution

Arithmetic density

Census

the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

the time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

the total number of people who divided by the total land area

a complete enumeration of a population

Agricultural density

the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

Agricultural revolution

the time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

population density

megalopolis

thomas malthus

neo malthus

Population density (in agriculture : standing stock and stand…

a very large, heavily populated city or urban complex.

British economist that concluded that the rate of population…

advocating control of population growth (as by contraception)

population density

Population density (in agriculture : standing stock and stand…

megalopolis

a very large, heavily populated city or urban complex.

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete enumeration of a population

The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…

agricultural revolution

the development of farming

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

Demography

3 types of density:

Arithmetic Density

Agricultural Density

The scientific study of population characteristics.

Arithmetic, agricultural, and physiological.

Total # of objects in an area.

Ratio of the # of farmers to the amount of arable land.

Demography

The scientific study of population characteristics.

3 types of density:

Arithmetic, agricultural, and physiological.

Demographic Transition

Crude Death Rate (CDR)

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

Agricultural Density

The process of change in a society's population from a condit…

The total number of deaths in a year for every 1,000 people a…

The total number of births in a year for every 1,000 people a…

The ration of the number of farmers to the total amount of ar…

Demographic Transition

The process of change in a society's population from a condit…

Crude Death Rate (CDR)

The total number of deaths in a year for every 1,000 people a…

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete enumeration of a population

The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…

agricultural revolution

the development of farming

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

Agricultural Density

Arithmetic Population Density

Anti-Natalist Population Policies

Baby Boom

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

The total number of people divided by the total land area

Aimed to decrease the total fertility rate, as well as the cr…

A temporary increase in birth rate after WWII due to better e…

Agricultural Density

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

Arithmetic Population Density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

Population Density

Arithmetic Population Density

Physiological Population Density

Population Distribution

A measurement of the number of people per given unit of land

The population of a country or region expressed as an average…

The number of people per unit area of arable land

Description of locations on the Earth's surface where populat…

Population Density

A measurement of the number of people per given unit of land

Arithmetic Population Density

The population of a country or region expressed as an average…

Population Density

Arithmetic population density

Physiological population density

Agricultural density

A measurement of the number of people per given unit of land

The population of a country or region expressed as an average…

The number of people per unit area of arable land

The population density measured as the number of farmers per…

Population Density

A measurement of the number of people per given unit of land

Arithmetic population density

The population of a country or region expressed as an average…

Age distribution

Agricultural revolution

Arithmetic Population Density

Capacity

The proportion of individuals of different ages within a popu…

the development of farming

The total number of people divided by the total land area

the amount of people an area can support

Age distribution

The proportion of individuals of different ages within a popu…

Agricultural revolution

the development of farming

Demography

3 types of density:

Arithmetic Density

Agricultural Density

The scientific study of population characteristics.

Arithmetic, agricultural, and physiological.

Total # of objects in an area.

Ratio of the # of farmers to the amount of arable land.

Demography

The scientific study of population characteristics.

3 types of density:

Arithmetic, agricultural, and physiological.

Age Distribution

Age-sex Structures

Agricultural Density

Arithmetic Density

The proportion of people of different ages within a population

A population pyramid

The ratio of farmers to arable land

The ratio of people to total land

Age Distribution

The proportion of people of different ages within a population

Age-sex Structures

A population pyramid

Arithmetic Population Density

Physiological Population Density

Population Distribution

Megalopolis

A measure of total population relative to land size.

Measure of total population compared to farmable land.

Locations where groups of people live. Represented with dot m…

huge urban agglomerations... Several, metropolitan areas that we…

Arithmetic Population Density

A measure of total population relative to land size.

Physiological Population Density

Measure of total population compared to farmable land.

Agricultural Density

Agricultural Revolution

Arithmetic Density

Census

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

The total number of people divided by the total land area.

A complete enumeration of a population.

Agricultural Density

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

Agricultural Revolution

The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

Stage 1

Stage 1's CBR, CDR, NIR

Why is the CBR & CDR high in stage 1?

What countries are in stage 1 now?

Pre-Industrial; Low Growth (Hunting/Gathering)

CBR & CDR are very high, NIR is low (virtually zero).

CBR - Children are needed for farming. CDR - Disease & war

None

Stage 1

Pre-Industrial; Low Growth (Hunting/Gathering)

Stage 1's CBR, CDR, NIR

CBR & CDR are very high, NIR is low (virtually zero).

density

three types of density

arithmetic density

physiological density

number of people occupying an area of land

arithmetic... physiological... agricultural

number of people/ square miles... (allows geographers to COMPARE…

number of people/ square miles of FARMABLE land... (better measu…

density

number of people occupying an area of land

three types of density

arithmetic... physiological... agricultural

Agricultural density

Arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete enumeration of a population

The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…

Agricultural density

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

Arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

Carrying Capacity

Census data

Crude Birth Rate/Crude Death Rate (CBR…

Cohort

the largest number of people that the environment of a partic…

a complete enumeration of a population

The total number of live births in a year for every 1000 peop…

a population group that's distinguished by a certain characte…

Carrying Capacity

the largest number of people that the environment of a partic…

Census data

a complete enumeration of a population

Agricultural Density

Agricultural Revolution

Arithmetic Density

Census

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

The total number of people divided by the total land area.

A complete enumeration of a population.

Agricultural Density

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

Agricultural Revolution

The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

Agricultural Density

Agricultural Revolution

Arithmetic Density

Census

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

The total number of people divided by the total land area.

A complete enumeration of a population.

Agricultural Density

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

Agricultural Revolution

The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

Antinatalist Population Policies

Arithmetic Density

Baby Boomers

Baby Bust

- Encourages couples to limit the number of children they hav…

- Number of people in a given unit of area... - Does not take in…

- Consist of individuals born post WWII (1946-1964)... - Baby Bo…

- Following the Baby Boom, the Baby Bust was a period (1960s-…

Antinatalist Population Policies

- Encourages couples to limit the number of children they hav…

Arithmetic Density

- Number of people in a given unit of area... - Does not take in…

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming; there have been several throughou…

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete enumeration of a population

The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…

agricultural revolution

the development of farming; there have been several throughou…

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

Agricultural Density

Agricultural Revolution

Arithmetic Density

Census

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

The total number of people divided by the total land area.

A complete enumeration of a population.

Agricultural Density

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

Agricultural Revolution

The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

agricultural density

arithmetic density

census

crude birth rate (CBR)

the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

the total number of people divided by the total land are.

a complete enumeration of a population

the total number of live births in a year for every 1,000 peo…

agricultural density

the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

arithmetic density

the total number of people divided by the total land are.

Agricultural density

Arithmetic density

Census

Crude birth rate (CBR)

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

The total number of people divided by the total land area.

A complete enumeration of a population. The data source used…

The total number of live births in a year for every 1,000 peo…

Agricultural density

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

Arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area.

One important feature of the world's p…

Geographers define overpopulation as

The world's largest concentration of p…

The most populous country in the world…

the most rapid growth is occurring in the less developed coun…

too many people compared to resources

East Asia

China

One important feature of the world's p…

the most rapid growth is occurring in the less developed coun…

Geographers define overpopulation as

too many people compared to resources

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete enumeration of a population

The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…

agricultural revolution

the development of farming

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete enumeration of a population

The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…

agricultural revolution

the development of farming

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete enumeration of a population

The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…

agricultural revolution

the development of farming

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

we can understand how population is di…

population is determined by

global patterns are heavily influenced…

2/3 of the worlds population lives in…

concentration and density

the cencus

Asia and Europe

Asia or Europe

we can understand how population is di…

concentration and density

population is determined by

the cencus

Demography

Overpopulation

Census

Ecumene

Definition: the scientific study of population characteristics

Definition: when the number of people exceeds the capacity of…

Definition: a complete enumeration of a population

Definition: the portion of Earth's surface occupied by perman…

Demography

Definition: the scientific study of population characteristics

Overpopulation

Definition: when the number of people exceeds the capacity of…

Demography

Demographer

demographics

statistics

study of population

geographer who studies population

population study... -who lives, how many, population cultures

-75% of Earth is water (cannot do deep sea research, cannot l…

Demography

study of population

Demographer

geographer who studies population

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

Crude Death Rate (CDR)

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete enumeration of a population

The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…

The number of deaths in a year per 1,000 people alive in a so…

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

Census

A complete enumeration of a population

agricultural density

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

census

ratio of the number of farmers to the total amounts of land s…

time when human beings first domesticated plants and animals…

total number of people divided by the total land area

a complete enumeration of a population

agricultural density

ratio of the number of farmers to the total amounts of land s…

agricultural revolution

time when human beings first domesticated plants and animals…

Brain Drain

Chain Migration

Circulation

Counterurbanization

Large-scale emigration by talented people.

The migration event in which individuals follow the migratory…

Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that recur on a…

Net migration from urban to rural areas in more developed cou…

Brain Drain

Large-scale emigration by talented people.

Chain Migration

The migration event in which individuals follow the migratory…

agricultural density

anti-natalist policies

arithmetic density

carrying capacity

number of farmers/ amount of arable land EX: *US has a lot of…

a policy where the government limits the amount of children y…

number of people per land area EX: aka population density. Mo…

how much the land can produce to support people (# of people…

agricultural density

number of farmers/ amount of arable land EX: *US has a lot of…

anti-natalist policies

a policy where the government limits the amount of children y…

World Population Problem

World Population Problem

Agricultural Revolution

Agricultural Revolution

The world's population is increasing at a faster rate

Virtually all population growth today is in less developed co…

8000 BCE

Starting of domestication of crops and animals, and less hunt…

World Population Problem

The world's population is increasing at a faster rate

World Population Problem

Virtually all population growth today is in less developed co…

agency

Alexander von Humboldt

al-Idrisi

behavioral geography

A relationship in which one party (the principal) authorizes…

A Prussian explorer and naturalist (1769-1859), who traveled…

A Muslim geographer and cartographer (1100-1165) educated in…

a branch of human geography that focuses on the psychological…

agency

A relationship in which one party (the principal) authorizes…

Alexander von Humboldt

A Prussian explorer and naturalist (1769-1859), who traveled…

agricultural density

Agricultural Revolution

arithmetic density

census

the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

the time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

the total number of people divided by the total land area

a complete enumeration of a population

agricultural density

the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

Agricultural Revolution

the time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

East Asia

South Asia

Southeast Asia

Europe

-Holds 1/4 of worlds population... -Borders pacific ocean... -Most…

-Nearly 1/4 of worlds population lives South Asia... -Heavily Co…

-600 million people live in Southeast Asia... -Worlds 4th most p…

-Includes 4 dozen countries... -Russia is largest

East Asia

-Holds 1/4 of worlds population... -Borders pacific ocean... -Most…

South Asia

-Nearly 1/4 of worlds population lives South Asia... -Heavily Co…