Good morning learners.

 

Memo- Activity – Population Pyramids &Dependancy ratio

 

1. A grAph indicating the distribution of a country’s population.

 

2. Early expansive

Late expansive

Stationary

Contractive

 

3. It is narrow at the bottom indicating a low birth rate.

 

 

4. It is broad at the bottom indicating a high birth rate and tapers at the top indicating a high death rate.

 

5. This refers to the dependancy of the economically inactive on the economically active – those that work.

 

6. In a developed country the dependancy ratio is lower because there are more people who are working whereas in a developing country the dependancy ratio is high because there are few people who are working.

 

7. Economically active -:people who are working.

 

Economically inactive – people who are not working.

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