Flashcards in Dense/sparse Population Deck (4)
What is meant by the term sparsely populated?
Sparsely populated areas have less people per square kilometre so places are not crowded and there are few inhabitants
Name 6 reasons for dense population?
- good jobs
- import/export good trades
Name 6 reasons for sparse population
- natural disasters
- difficult to build on land
- difficult to access good healthcare
- corrupt government/war
What is meant by the term densely populated?
Densely populated areas mean that there are lots more people per square kilometre, places are crowded and compact