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Population Ch. 2 Voc
ch 2 vocab for rubenstien
|More Developed Countries
|also known as a relatively developed country or a developed country a country that has progressed relatively far along a continuum of developement
|the number of people in an area exceeds the capacity of the environment to support life at a decent standard of living
|crude birth rate (cbr)
|the total number of live births in a year for every 1000 people alive in the society
|the number of years needed to double a population assuming a constant rate of natural increase
|the average number of years an individual can be expected to live given current social economic and medicall conditions. life expectancy at birth is the avg number of years a newborn infant can expect to live.
|the time when human beings first domesticated plants and animals and no longer relied entirely on hunting and gathering.
|zero population growth
|a decline of the total fertility rate to the point where the natural increase rate equals zero.
|the number of males per 100 females in the population
|disease that occur over a wide geographic area and affects a very high proportion of the population
|less developed countries
|also known as a developing country, a country that is at a relatively early stage in the process of economic development.
|the portion of earths surface occupied by permanent human settlement
|the number of people per unit of area of arable land, which is land suitable for agriculture
|crude death rate
|the total number of deaths in a year for every 1000 people alive in a society
|total fertility rate
|the average number of children a woman will have throughout her childbearing years.
|the process of change in a society population from a condition of high crude birth and death rates and low rate of nat increase to a condition of low crude birth and death rates, low rate of nat increase and a higher total pop.
|a series of improvements in industrial tech that transformed the process of manufactoring goods.
|a bar graph representing the distribution of pop by age and sex
|distinctive causes o death in each stage of the demographic transition
|branch of medical science concerned with the incidence distribution and control of disease that affect large number of people.
|the scientific study of population characteristics
|the total number of people divided by the total land area
|the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of arable land.
|natural increase rate
|the percentage growth of a pop in a year computed as the crude birth rate minus the crude death rate.
|infant mortality rate
|the total number of deaths in a year amon infants under one year old for every 1000 live births in a society
|stages of demographic transition
|medical tech invented in europe and N.A that is diffused to the poorer countries of latin america, asia and africa. many disease have been treated and grant higher life epectancy
|the number of people under the age of 15 and over age 64 compared to the number of people active in the labor force
|stages of epidemiologic
|pandemic throughout europe
|pandemic in africa
|delayed degenerative diseases