1. The number of people living in an area at a particular time
Term used to describe the spread of population over an area
The number of babies born per 1000 per year
Babies dieing before they reach 1 year
Loss of skill labour to another country
The number of people living in an area per KM2
One type of migration
Persons who leave their country to live elsewhere
What type of migration is it when a person crosses another countries border
Leaving ones country due to religious persecution
Positive factors which influence one to migrate
What type of factor negatively influence migration?
Responsible for the lowering of birthrate
Life ________________ is the number of years the people in a particular country is expected to live
Natural _________________________ is the difference between BR and DR
The dispersal of people around the world
Money sent home to families by migrants
An area of unplanned settlement
Migration in which individuals have a free choice in moving
Persons moving into another country to live.
Theory that explains population change over time. ______(abbreviation)
One way of controlling migration is the use of a _________
Settlement which follows a road is called
One factor responsible for the increase in Death Rate
An area occupied by poorly built houses and low living standard is a
A Population _____________ shows the age structure of a population
Country in the Caribbean with most of its population being migrants
Two is better than ____________ many
The ________________ Rate is the rate at which people die per 1000 per year.
Reasons for migration

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