Flashcards in human environment Deck (71):
which markets is China next to?
South Korea and India
how many people over the next 20 years are expected to move to Chinese cities?
what wages are people in China prepared to work for?
40p an hour
how many more engineers are there a year in China?
how much has China's economy grew in the last 20 years?
how much do people working at Apple get per hour?
what shifts do people work for Apple?
24 hour shifts
how many underage workers were found at Nike?
how many polluted cities out of 20 of the worlds most polluted cities are there?
which city in China were people told to stay inside because of the pollution?
what has been found in the water supply in China?
where is the example of primary industry?
st Austell Cornwall
what is found in st Austell?
how much was the land bought for where Nissan is in Sunderland?
£1800 per hectare
what to main roads is Nissan on?
a1 and a19
how much was the land sold for where the metro centre is?
how many people live within 30 minutes drive of the metro centre?
when did the waste heap fall in the school in Aberfan?
how many people does in Aberfan because of the landslide
what's the stadium called that was built in reading?
the madejski stadium
how much was the land bought for on the madejski stadium?
where is the Eden project?
near st Austell
how much money has the Eden project added to the Cornish economy
how many people does the Eden project employ?
what type of settlement did Newcastle start as?
when did Newcastle become an industrial settlement?
late 13th century
when was the coal beginning to run out in Newcastle?
by the second half of the 20th century
how many people visited Newcastle in 2012?
when was the bridge built connecting the isle of Skye and the mainland
when were tolls removed from the bridge on the isle of Skye?
how many people on the isle of Skye are outsiders?
how much has the population on the isle of Skye grown to?
how much has the average house on the isle of Skye increased by?
how many agricultural jobs were lost in Cumbria between 2000-2007?
how many post offices close in Cumbria in 2008?
how many pupils did welton school in Cumbria have?
when did welton school close?
how much does the population increase by in Egypt each year?
how much has the life expectancy increased by in Egypt in the last 50 years
what percentage of Egypt have lung problems
how much waste is left to waste in streets to rot in Egypt?
how much industrial waste is put into rivers in Egypt?
what percentage of people live in slums without sewage systems in Egypt?
how much money is given for the 1st and 2nd child in Singapore (pro natalist)
how much money is given for the 3rd and 4th child in Singapore
how long is the maternity leave for the mother and father in Singapore?
3 months for the mother and 3 days for the father
what can the 2nd and 4th child get in Singapore for the pro natalist policy
a child development account where any savings are matched by the government
what type of house can couples with none or one child buy?
3 bedroom flat
what do families with one child get in China?
a one child certificate and free medical and education and cash bonuses
why would couples in China get fined for?
having more than one child
who monitor couples in there contraception methods?
the granny police
what are people pressured into doing in China?
what would happen if a couple had a third child in China
10% reduction in wages
what would one member of a couple have to do if they had 2 or more children
what happen to unemployment rates in an ageing population?
how many people and at what what age own 70% of the UKs wealth
11 million people between 45 and 60
in 20 years how much of disposable income will 45-60 year old own
what is ratio of pensioners to working people
there are three pensioners for every 5 working people
what is the retirement age going to increase to by 2046
what is there a strain on because of an ageing population
taxes and services
what happens to a demand on houses if there is an ageing population in the uk
what are the 5 stages of the butler model
exploration, involvement, development/consolidation, stagnation and decline
what happened during the exploration stage in Blackpool
the Victorians believes that bathing in the sea water cured diseases
when did sea side travel become popular at Blackpool
during the 18th century
when did textile mills declare wakes week in Blackpool
when did the railway line open in Blackpool
when did the m5 motorway open in Blackpool
which stage of the butler model were package holiday introduced?
what year did the package holidays to Blackpool become available?
how many British people went on holiday in the 1980