Chapter 9: The Human Population.docx - Chapter 9 The Human Population Section 1 Studying Human Population Day One Studying Human Populations is the

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Chapter 9: The Human Population Section 1, Studying Human Population Day One Studying Human Populations ________________________________________ is the study of the characteristics of populations, especially human populations. Demographers study the _____________________________________________________________________ of countries to make comparisons and predictions. Countries with similar population trends are often grouped into two general categories: _____________________________________________________________________ . Developed countries have: ________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________ Developing countries have: ________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________ The Human Population Over Time The human population underwent ______________________________________________ in the 1800s, meaning that the population growth rates increased during each decade. These increases were mostly due to increases in __________________________________________________________________________ tha t came with the industrial and scientific revolution. Age Structure _________________________________________________ is the classification of members of a population into groups according to _________________________________________________ of a population in terms of age groups and helps demographers make predictions. Age structure can be graphed in a ___________________________________________ , a type of double sided bar graph. Survivorship
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_________________________________________ is the percentage of newborn individuals in a population that can be ___________________________ to survive to a given age. To predict survivorship, demographers study a group of people born at the ____________________________ and notes when each member of the _________________________ . Wealthy developed countries such as Japan and Germany currently have a ______________________ survivorship curve because most people live to be very old.
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  • Spring '18
  • Mrs. Linda Baldwin
  • Demography

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