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  • Created on: 14-04-13 21:16

Singapore

  • All cities
  • Literacy rates- (15+) - 93.7%
  • 5th Wealthiest country in the world
  • 2nd most densely populated country in the world
  • 1960s women were having 6 children
  • After indepence in 1965, the government implemented an agressive campaign to reduce the birth rate 'stop at 2'
  • This was done through disincentives e.g. no maternity leave for 3rd child, education for 3rd child not automatically available
  • This was very successful and population growth was 0% by 1985
  • Education for people- why companies went there for educated people
  • 1987…

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