January 2017

Introduction to population growth, change and structure

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ZIMSEC O Level Geography Notes: Introduction to population growth, change and structure

  • There is a strong inter-relationship between birth rate, death rate, population growth, change and structure.
  • Birth rate is the number of live births per 1 000 of the population in one year.
  • \text{Crude Birth Rate}=\dfrac{Number\quad of \quad Live \quad Births \quad in \quad Year}{Total\quad Population \quad in […]

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Population structure

By |2022-09-15T12:37:11+02:00January 25th, 2017|Notes, O Level Geography, Ordinary Level Notes|

ZIMSEC O Level Geography Notes: Population: Population structure

  • The population structure of a country describes the population’s age, sex and the period males and females are expected to live
  • Population structure is the composition of a given population, which is broken down into categories such as age and gender.
  • This information can be shown on a population […]

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Population Change

By |2022-09-15T12:37:12+02:00January 25th, 2017|Notes, O Level Geography, Ordinary Level Notes|

Health care improvements affect population change. Image credit ibtimes.co.uk

ZIMSEC O Level Geography Notes: Population: Population Change

  • The difference between the size of the population to the end and the beginning of a period.
  • This change is developmental, that is, it has stages through which a population passes
  • This theory can be […]

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Causes of Rapid Population change and the effects of rapid population change

By |2022-09-15T12:37:12+02:00January 25th, 2017|Notes, O Level Geography, Ordinary Level Notes|

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ZIMSEC O Level Geography Notes: Population: Causes of Rapid Population change and the effects of rapid population change

  • Improvement in the basic health care which has a lowered the death rate
  • Cultural factors for example, the desire to have a male child factor in the patriarchal societies
  • Need for […]

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Population growth

By |2022-09-15T12:37:13+02:00January 25th, 2017|Notes, O Level Geography, Ordinary Level Notes|

ZIMSEC O Level Geography Notes: Population: Population growth

  • is an increase in the number of people that reside in a country, state, county, or city
  • There are several factors which affect the growth of a population
  • A country’s population grows as a result of natural births taking place within the community/country/region
  • Births increase the population
  • It can also grow […]

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March 2016

Population Distribution in Africa

By |2022-09-15T12:40:04+02:00March 5th, 2016|Notes, O Level Geography, Ordinary Level Notes|

The burstling streets of Harare. Image credit herald.co.zw

The burstling streets of Harare. Image credit herald.co.zw ZIMSEC O Level Geography Notes: Population:Population Distribution in Africa
  • The total area of Africa is 30.2 million square kilometers
  • As of 2013 it had a population of about 1.11 billion people accounting for 15% of the world’s […]

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Population distribution in Zimbabwe

By |2022-09-15T12:40:05+02:00March 5th, 2016|Notes, O Level Geography, Ordinary Level Notes|

Farming compounds have a higher population density. Image credit sfbayview.com

Farming compounds have a higher population density. Image credit sfbayview.com ZIMSEC O Level Geography Notes: Population:Population distribution in Zimbabwe
  • The population of Zimbabwe as of 18 August 2012 was 12 973 808
  • 6 234 931 males and 6 738 877 females
  • This population lived 3 076 […]

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January 2016

Sample surveys: collecting population data

By |2022-09-15T12:40:44+02:00January 29th, 2016|Notes, O Level Geography, Ordinary Level Notes|

Zimstat officials often carry out sample surveys. Image credit voazimbabwe.com

Zimstat officials often carry out sample surveys. Image credit voazimbabwe.com ZIMSEC O Level Geography Notes: Population:Sample surveys: collecting population data
  • In a sample survey only part of the population is covered in the survey.
  • A survey is an exercise designed to obtain […]

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Registration as a source of population information

By |2022-09-15T12:40:45+02:00January 29th, 2016|Notes, O Level Geography, Ordinary Level Notes|

A Zimbabwean ID document. Image credit newzimbabwe.com

A Zimbabwean ID document. Image credit newzimbabwe.com ZIMSEC O Level Geography Notes: Population:Registration as a source of population information
  • Most governments, and the Zimbabwean government is no exception, require that its citizens register themselves with various government departments.
  • Primarily these registrations are with the office of […]

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