Theme 1 Geography - challenges of living in a built Environment

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  • Theme 1 Geography - challenges of living in a built Environment
    • How can quality of life be measured?
      • Many factors affect people's quality of life. some but not all can be measured. For example the amount of money you own may be measured but the influence of your friends on your life cannot
    • The area in which you live will have both positive and negative effects on your own quality of life. Your immediate neighbourhood, your school, and access to shops, transport, leisure facilities,and places of worship may be major influences on it
  • influences on quality of life in rural Ghana
    • 1) Unreliable water supply.   2)weekly market 8m away.               3)no surfaced road links.        4)no mains electricity
  • Indications of development, UK and Ghana
    • Life expectancy at birth (years) = 80                     GDP per capita US$ = 36256               Adult literacy (%) 15+ years = 99
      • United Kingdom
    • Life expectancy at birth (years) = 64                    GDP per capita US$ =1319              Adult literacy (%) 15+ years = 67
      • Ghana

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