Population (1) – Birth and Death
Rates
To be able to explain why birth and
death rates vary between countries
Population indicators
Can you rearrange to define the following terms?
Death rate
The number of people who live in a gi...
What can increase Birth Rates?
Classify these as Social, Environmental or Economic…
• Many children are needed to help u...
Why do birth rates fall?
What are the
causes of
falling birth rates as
countries develop?
Government
policy can lead...
Describe the distribution of Death Rates in the world….
What leads to lower death rates?
Fill the gap: accidents, Albania, cancer, care, drinkable, France, free,
illness, illne...
Extension….
1. Can you find out and explain why there is a big difference worldwide in Birth
Rates…but less of a differe...
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Population birth and death rates higher ks

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  • 1. Population (1) – Birth and Death Rates To be able to explain why birth and death rates vary between countries
  • 2. Population indicators Can you rearrange to define the following terms? Death rate The number of people who live in a given area, usually measured per squared kilometre. Birth rate The average number of children a woman is expected to bear in her lifetime Infant mortality rate (IMR) The growth (or decline) of a population. It is measured birth rate minus death rate. Migration may also play a role. Natural Increase The number of deaths of infants under one year old per 1,000 live births in a year. Life expectancy The number of births per 1,000 people in a year Total fertility rate The average number of years a person can expect to live Population density The number of deaths per 1,000 people in a year.
  • 3. What can increase Birth Rates? Classify these as Social, Environmental or Economic… • Many children are needed to help us work on the land, to carry wood and water, and to care for us when we are old • A high infant mortality rate means that many children die before their first birthday • Religious beliefs may forbid birth control • A lack of education, especially for women, has an effect on family planning • There is a lack of access to and insufficient money for the supply of contraceptives • A large family can enhance a family’s reputation in the local community, especially for the husband
  • 4. Why do birth rates fall? What are the causes of falling birth rates as countries develop? Government policy can lead to… Emancipation of women means more women… Lower death rate means ……… Increased mechanisation and industrialisation means fewer people …..
  • 5. Describe the distribution of Death Rates in the world….
  • 6. What leads to lower death rates? Fill the gap: accidents, Albania, cancer, care, drinkable, France, free, illness, illnesses, longer, MMR, NHS, pension, rates, Safety, smoking, stable, stages, wars, winter. MEDCs such as the UK have death ___________ of 10 per 1000 due to health ___________ provided by the ___________ which is ___________ to everyone. In countries such as ___________ people have a good ___________ so they can afford to heat their houses in ___________ and therefore live ___________. In the work places in countries like Sweden, there is a great deal of care about Health and ___________ issues so they do not die in ___________. When these people were children, they had vaccinations against ___________ and so did not die of childhood ___________. In these countries the water in the taps is ___________ so the people do not die from ___________ such as dysentery. All these countries including Holland educate the people about the dangers of ___________ so fewer people are dying from lung ___________. As the countries in the EU are ___________ people are not dying in civil ___________.
  • 7. Extension…. 1. Can you find out and explain why there is a big difference worldwide in Birth Rates…but less of a difference in Death Rates? 2. Why is it easier to reduce Death Rates than Birth rates? Getting Rich lowers the birth rate…. Getting rich lowers your birth rate… 1 5 10

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