Discuss the major components of population growth.



Answer to be written in the exam:

  •  Growth of population refers to the change in the number of inhabitants of a country/territory during a specific period of time.

  • There are three main processes of change in population: birth rates, death rates, and migration.

  • The birth rate is the number of live births per thousand persons in a year. 

  • The death rate is the number of deaths per thousand persons in a year.

  • Migration is the movement of people across regions and territories.
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