Flashcards in Population Deck (20):

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## What is meant by the term doubling time

### The time in which it takes to double

2

## What is the rule of 70

### Divide by 70 by the population growth rate

3

## Why is the rule of 70 so useful

### Tells you when your population will double

4

## What is the population dependency load

### The part of the population that must be supported

5

## What formula do we use to determine the natural increase rate

### The birth rate minus the death rate

6

## What formula do we use to determine the net migration rate

### The net migration rate is calculated over a one-year period using the mid year population and a ratio.

7

## What is the worlds population

### 7.5 billion

8

## What is Canada's population

### 35 million

9

## How do we attain a population information

### We conduct a census

10

## How often is a census conducted

### Every 5 years

11

## Give 2 reasons why a census is important

###
1.tells population

2.tells you where to build a school

12

## What is the largest country in the world

### Russia

13

## What is the most important factor in Canada's population change

### Immigration

14

## How can a provinces population increase

### Immigration and birth

15

## What is enumeration day

### The day of collecting data

16

## What is the penalty of a government worker leaks information about a person

### Fined or imprisoned

17

## How could census information help to decide where to build a new home for seniors

### To see the age of population

18

## Define population pyramid

### Viewing of how the population of ages and sexes

19

## What is the age that most of Canada population is over

### Over 50

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