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Unformatted text preview: Diego Hernando December 4, 2007 SOCI 205 Jane Sell Assignment 4 1. Population Pyramids. In general the United States population pyramid shows that there are more males born and women live longer. Also the baby boom is visible in the middle (ages from 35 to 50 years old) breaking the pyramid pattern. In general the Sudan population pyramid shows a clear pyramid form. There are more males born and also males live longer, a really uncommon thing, in Sudan. This clear pyramid pattern means that the birth rate is high and the life expectancy is very low for males and females. Diego Hernando December 4, 2007 SOCI 205 Jane Sell United States Sudan Life Expectancy 78 49 Infant deaths (per 1,000) 6 92 Total fertility rate (per woman) 2.1 4.7 This table shows how different these two countries are. The United States has very low infant deaths in comparison with Sudan. Life expectancy is also very different; Americans live about 30 years more than the people living in Sudan. Also the fertility rate is more than double in about 30 years more than the people living in Sudan....
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This note was uploaded on 10/08/2009 for the course SOCI 205 taught by Professor Evans during the Fall '08 term at Texas A&M.
- Fall '08