Population Issue (Incomplete)

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  • Population Issue
    • Causes
      • Immigration
        • From Eastern Europe e.g. Poland
          • Since 2004
            • - High Birth Rate
            • Cultural
            • Mainly young people
              • Replace older White British
                • Once older White British people's student finish school, they retire to the coast e.g. Southend
        • Common Wealth
          • Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Afro-Caribbean
      • Population
        • Increased Life expectancy
          • 77 years for Men and 81 years for Woman
            • Because Of?
              • Better Diet
              • Improved Medical Care
              • Healthy Life style
        • 164,000 in 2001 and 186,000 in 2011
        • Births in 2007 = 3350 and Births in 2012 = 3700
    • Future Large Population
      • Economy boost
    • Overpopulation
      • Education
        • 4.5 applicants for Ripple primary school per place
        • Gascoign Primary largest in London and has to build new class rooms
        • Achievement in school likely to fall = too many students for efficient learning
        • Building new secondarys
      • Medical
        • Long waiting lines
          • However, they are opened the Barking community hospital in a may 2012
      • Housing
        • Shortage of 2/4 bedroom houses
          • Solution = building on marginal land e.g. Riverside
          • Temporary housing outside borough e.g. Thurrock
    • Managment
      • Control immigration
        • Coalition government has done this for non-EU countries but is not allowed to do this to EU countries
          • e.g. Mumbai
      • Children
        • One child policy (1979)
          • Tax benefits/penalties e.g. restrict child benefit
    • What?
      • Population change in B+D
        • 2001-2011 increased by 22,000 (13% increase)
          • White British decreased by 30%
          • 31% of B+D are under 19
            • 10% of B+D are under 5
              • Both of these figures are the highest in London
            • Both of these figures are the highest in London

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