VCR Lesson 3
Fill in the blank with the most appropriate word from Lesson 3.
One who studies the characteristics of populations and analyzes data such as numbers, births, deaths, diseases and other vital statistics.
Graphein (G.) "to write"
The study of statistics such as births, deaths, income, or the incidence of disease.
Relating to the structure of populations.
Basic Equation of Demography
Natural Increase(t) = Births(t) - Deaths(t)
Net Migration(t) = Immigration(t) - Emigration(t)
- Population Scientist
- Population Density
Choose the letter of the sentence in which the word in the bold-faced type is used incorrectly.
b. Demography is not limited to human populations and can be used to describe the analyses of any population.
c. In developed countries the demographic trend is an equal percent of the population at all age ranges, while in developing countries the trend is towards the younger population.
d. Demographic uses population pyramids to represent the population spread of a country.