population dynamics

population dynamics - amsetti NUFS 139 4/27/08 Population...

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amsetti NUFS 139 4/27/08 Population Dynamics 1. Somalia has a more rapidly growing population. 2. United States has a declining population. 3. a.) In Somalia, the productive group (15-65 year old) paid more taxes in the year 2000 than the other two broad age groups, even though there is not an immense amount of taxes calculated and recorded. b.) In the U.S., the productive group (15-65 years old) paid more taxes in the year 2000 than the other two broad age groups as well, and the reason being is because the productive group has generally worked more and earned more money. People pay taxes in respect to their annual income. The more money people make, the more taxes they are forced to pay, and that is why when people are filing their taxes their goal is to deduct as much expenses as possible from their income to show the least amount of income as possible. 4. One reason for why there are fewer males than females in the senior citizens’ age (65+) group for U.S. is because women tend to retire earlier than men do. A second reason I would suggest is because women tend to be healthier and have a longer life
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