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What Regions Of The World Have The Greatest Food Insecurity?

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Erin Allbritton BIO103 4/5/17 Professor Van Brekulen

Chapter 8-The Human Population

1. What is demography? Demography is the applied branch of sociology that deals with population statistics and provides information on the populations of various countries or groups of people. 2. Why is it so difficult to apply the biological concept of carrying capacity directly to the human population? It is so difficult to apply the biological concept of carrying capacity towards the human population because all humans are known as adaptable and can change their food source only depending on availability. But the range of resources that is used by humans can be significantly larger than other organisms. When a
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What is food insecurity? What regions of the world have the greatest food insecurity? Food insecurity is a condition under which people live chronic hunger and malnutrition. South Asia and parts of Africa have been known two examples of regions that has a greatest food insecurity in the world. 5. How do cultural values affect fertility rate? 6. What is family planning? Is family planning effective in reducing fertility rates? Family Planning is a service that that enables both men and women to limit family size, safeguard individual health rights, and improve the quality of life for themselves and their children. Family Planning is somewhat effective in reducing fertility rates because contraceptive use is being well known to be strongly linked to help lower total fertility rates. 7. What is infant mortality rate? Why do highly developed countries have low infant mortality rates? The infant mortality rate is the number of infant deaths under age 1 per 1000 live births. Highly developed countries have low infant mortality rates because the countries are known to have proper health care, have improvements in water quality/sanitation, and the countries are also able to properly take care of children with help from the greater food
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