Population and Settlement

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Birth rate
Number of babies born each year for every 1000 people
1 of 7
death rate
number of people who die in a year per 1000 people
2 of 7
natural increase
when the birth rate is higher than the death rate, the population will go up
3 of 7
natural decrease
the death rate is higher than the birth rate so population will go down
4 of 7
fertility rate
the average number of children a women will have in her life time
5 of 7
infant mortality rate
the number of babies that die before the age of 1, for every 1000 births
6 of 7
Why are birth rates highest?
becuase:
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Card 2

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number of people who die in a year per 1000 people

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death rate

Card 3

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when the birth rate is higher than the death rate, the population will go up

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Card 4

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the death rate is higher than the birth rate so population will go down

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Card 5

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the average number of children a women will have in her life time

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