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World Regions Pop 2 Intro Definitions Demographic Transition Model: Helps explain structure of a population and totals as they change over time as populations “evolve” Assumption: All states want to evolve and go through some industrial revolution and become a developed state Birth Rate: Number of babies being born per 1000 people (US: 14/every 1000 people, China: also 14, but populations are not equal, 1.3B citizens in China, Japan: 7, Uganda: 48!) Death Rate; Number of deaths per 1000 people (US: 8/every 1000 people, China: 7-8, UAE: 2!, Afghanistan: 20 Infant Mortality Rate: Number of babies that will die before their 1 st birthday per 1000 babies born (Japan: 3 die/every 1000, US: 6, India: 30! , Angola: 180!! Longevity/Life Expectancy- Average age people live to (Japan: 82, US: 78, Bangladesh: 60, Angola: 38!! Fertility Rate- Average number of babies born to a woman over her lifetime (US: 2.1, Japan: 1.3, India: 3, Saudi Arabia: 4, Uganda: 7!! Replacement Level- 2.1 babies per woman, the same number of people come into society as are dying, population is stable, .1 accounts for the kids who make it to their 1 st birthday but don’t make it to adult Japan: Lower than 2.1, so the population gets smaller every year Uganda: 7 higher than 2.1, so the population gets bigger Demographic Transition Model: Societal evolution broken down into 4 stages (9:00) Demographic Transition Stages
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