Friday, October 25, 2013

World Studies Notes- Population Terms

Demography: The study of population data

Per Capita: Per person

Birthrate: Number of births per 1,000 people in a country

Deathrate: Number of deaths per 1,000 people in a country

Life Expectancy: The age the average person is expected to live

Infant Mortality: The rate at which babies die

Urban: City
Rural: Country

Labor Market: The market in which workers compete for jobs and employers compete for workers
Outsource: To contract work out to other companies overseas

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