Changing Populations

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Population distribution
The spread of people around the world
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Population density
The amount of people per kilometre squared
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Dense
High numbers of people per unit area
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Sparse
Low numbers of people per unit area
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Migration
Movement of people from one place to another
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Urban
Built up area such as a town or city
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Rural
An area of countryside
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Push Factor
Factor which makes people leave a place
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Pull factor
Factor which attracts people to a place
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Rural-Urban migration
Movement of people from countryside to urban areas influenced by push and pull factors.
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Commute
Travelling from rural to urban areas daily for work
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Tele working
Most at work is at home on computers etc
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Urbanisation
Increase in proportion of people living in towns and cities
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Urban-Rural migration
Movement of people from cities to smaller villages and countryside
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De-Urbanisation
Decreased proportion of people living in towns
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Birth Rate
Average number of live births per 1000 population
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Death Rate
Average number of deaths per 1000 population
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Card 2

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The amount of people per kilometre squared

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Population density

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Front

High numbers of people per unit area

Back

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Card 4

Front

Low numbers of people per unit area

Back

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Card 5

Front

Movement of people from one place to another

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