- Created by: Rebecca Brown
- Created on: 11-06-12 17:13
Where do people live?
Population density- is defined as the number of people living in one square kilometre. Places can be described as being densely or sparsely populated.
Population distribution- population spread out, you could describe it as clustered or random.
Reasons for variations-physical factors such as relief, climate, soils, vegetation and natural resources. Also a range of human factors such as urban growth, industrialized growth and agricultural developments, accessibility and government policies.
Death rates are low in MEDCs and failing in LEDCs because:
- better health care is more widely available to people
- people have less physically demanding jobs
- methods of prevention of diseases such as malaria, cancers and cholera are being people are better educated about health and hygiene
- water supplies are more reliable and cleaner
- there is more sanitary…