East Asia 2

East Asia 2 - Population and Settlement o Japanese...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Population and Settlement o Japanese Settlement and Agricultural Plains Japan's Agriculture Lands Located mostly in coastal plains and interior basins Settlement Patterns Largest metro areas: Tokyo, Osaka, and Nagoya This megalopolis holds 65% of Japan's people Population density: 876 people/square mile 128 million people Most crowded in mainland industrial belt o Settlement and Agricultural Patterns in China, Taiwan, and Korea China is only 37% urban, Taiwan and Korea are mostly urban China's Agricultural Regions Rice dominant in south; wheat, millet, sorghum in the north North China Plain is one of the most thoroughly anthropogenic landscapes in the world Anthropogenic Landscape - on that has been heavily transformed by human activities Manchuria thoroughly settles, Loess Plateau thinly settled o East Asian Agriculture and Resources Japan is one of the world's largest food importers, but is self-sufficient in rice production
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 2

East Asia 2 - Population and Settlement o Japanese...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online