Population Change

HideShow resource information
  • Created by: Carolyn
  • Created on: 20-04-14 12:07
Birth rate
The number of babies born per 1,000 population per year
1 of 8
Natural decrease
When the death rate exceeds the birth rate
2 of 8
Life expectancy
The number of years a person is expected to live for, usually measured from birth
3 of 8
Exponential growth
A pattern where the growth rate is constantly increases - often shown as a J shaped graph
4 of 8
Natural increase
When the birth rate exceeds the death rate
5 of 8
Death rate
The number of deaths per 1,000 population per year
6 of 8
Natural change
The difference between the birth rate and the death rate, expressed as a percentage
7 of 8
Zero growth
A population in balance - when birth rate is equal to death rate, so there is no increase or decrease in popukatio
8 of 8

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

Natural decrease

Back

When the death rate exceeds the birth rate

Card 3

Front

Life expectancy

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

Exponential growth

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

Natural increase

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Geography resources:

See all Geography resources »See all Population change resources »