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1

Even though the population rate is declining we are still have a population increase why is this?

Because there are so many people on earth there are a large number of people reproducing

2

What percentage of kids live in an under developed country?

90%

3

True or false
Exposing females to education reduces birth rates.

True

4

True or false
In some countries children are considered a cost effective asset.

True, meaning they have value to the parents economically

5

In 2014 over _________ people were classified as hungry and have micronutrient deficiencies

1 billion

6

In developing countries food prices have ______.

Risen (50 to 80%)

7

80% of the worlds __________ is done by 20% of the population

Consumption

8

True or false
Gross world product is decreasing

False, it's increasing

9

Population growth is a well addressed problem, wha is another problem that people are less aware of?

Consumerism

10

Average earth temperature increase results in .....

Rising sea level

11

15% of the population create ___% of emissions

75

12

What is tied aid?

Canada only giving money to countries if there is a prospect for future economic gain.

13

Population rate is _______.

Declining