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2. Migration can influence population. Name our Case study areas that investigate this issue.

  • Isle of Purbeck, Dorset (decline) and Southampton (growth)
  • Barra , Scotland (experiencing decline) and Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania (experiencing rapid growth)
  • Rusholme ,Manchester (decline) and Didsbury, Manchester (growth)

3. Name the 5 stages of the DTM.

  • High flucutating / Early expanding / late expanding / low fluctuating / decline
  • High fluctuating / rapid expansion / low fluctuating / slow expansion / decline
  • High expansion / low expansion / low fluctuating / slow fluctuating / decline

4. Viewpoints on population are split into 'Pessimistic' and 'Optimistic'. Which of the following supports the Optimistic approach?

  • Charles Wainwright , Julian Simon , Paul Ehrlich and a 'population cap.'
  • Julian Simon , Esther Boserup and the development of food supply to keep up with demand eg GM crops
  • Paul Ehrlich, Club of Rome and the 'Neo- Malthusians'.

5. The UK is gradually getting an 'ageing population'. This can bring advantages as-well as disadvantages such as ....

  • Grey vote , grey pound (£320 million ) , wisdom , childcare
  • Pension changes, hip replacements, used hospital beds, treatment for age related illnesses eg Alzheimers
  • Housing occupied, part time jobs , local clubs / societies


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