Population definitions

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LIFE EXPECTANCY
the average number of years a person from a specific country is expected to live
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BIRTH RATE
the number of live people born per 1000 of the population per year
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DEATH RATE
the number of people who die per 1000 of the population per year
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NATURAL CHANGE
the change in size of the population caused by the relationship between birth and death rates.
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ANNUAL POPULATION CHANGE
cumulative change to the size of the population after natural change and migration have been accounted for
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POPULATION CHANGE =
birth rate +/- death rate +/- migration
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GENERAL FERTILITY RATE
number of live births per 1000 women aged 15-49 in one year
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FERTILITY RATE
average number of children born to a woman in her lifetime
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LIFE EXPECTANCY
average number of years to be lived by a group of people born in the same year
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INFANT MORTALITY RATE
number of deaths of children under the age of 1 per 1000 live births per year
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the number of live people born per 1000 of the population per year

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BIRTH RATE

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the number of people who die per 1000 of the population per year

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the change in size of the population caused by the relationship between birth and death rates.

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cumulative change to the size of the population after natural change and migration have been accounted for

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