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1

what are the three different types of charactistics?

economic
environmental
social

2

what are economic characteristics?

level of debt
income
poverty
trade

3

what are environmental characteristics?

access to clean water
access to improved sanitation
access to food

4

what are social characteristics?

birth rates
education levels
health care
living standards

5

what is extreme poverty?

on less than 1.90 a day

6

GNI of high income

12,376 or more

7

GNI of upper middle income

3,996 - 12,376

8

GNI of low middle income

1,026 - 3,996

9

GNI of low income

1,025 or less

10

what does health status include?

life expectancy
mortality
morbidity
burden of disease

11

what is the difference between high, middle and low income countries in terms of life expectancy?

low income has a lower life expectancy

12

what is the difference between high, middle and low income countries in terms of mortality?

low income has higher rates

13

what is cholera?

acute diarrheol disease that can kill with in hours, waterborne

14

what is poverty

Poverty is the state of not having enough material possessions or income for a person's basic needs.

15

what is sex discrimination?

Sexism is prejudice or discrimination based on one's sex or gender