What shape shows rapid growth?


Marvin Ripley   |   Member since 2016  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

There are different shapes to the pyramids which tell us different things about the population of the country. Rapid Growth or youthful population. Slow Growth. LEDCs have a triangular shaped pyramid. They have lots of children and people do not tend to live for a long time (low Life expectancy).

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Bethany Cunningham   |   Member since 2014  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Click to see full answer In this regard, what is a rapid growth population pyramid?

There are different shapes to the pyramids which tell us different things about the population of the country. Rapid Growth or youthful population. Slow Growth. LEDCs have a triangular shaped pyramid. They have lots of children and people do not tend to live for a long time (low Life expectancy).

Likewise, what shape of pyramid reflects the structure of a rapidly growing country? A box – this is the classic shape of the pyramid for highly developed countries. In general, each age cohort is roughly the same size as its parents, which means that birth rates are roughly at the replacement level – each women has about 2 children, and the population stays roughly the same size.


Tyler Dobson   |   Member since 2012  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Similarly, it is asked, what do different shapes of population pyramids mean?

There are three types of population pyramids : expansive, constrictive, and stationary. Expansive population pyramids depict populations that have a larger percentage of people in younger age groups. Stationary population pyramids are those that show a somewhat equal proportion of the population in each age group.


Renee Baker   |   Member since 2020  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

What are the 4 general types of age structure diagrams?

The different age - structure diagrams are represented by different shapes. Four general types are the pyramid, column, an inverted pyramid (top-heavy), and a column with a bulge.


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What distinctive shape does a rapidly growing population age structure have?

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How do we calculate population growth?

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What are the 3 types of population growth?

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    What is age distribution?

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    What are the types of population growth?

    These two types of growth are known as exponential growth and logistic growth. If a population is given unlimited amounts of resources, such as food and water, land if needed, moisture, oxygen, and other environmental factors, it will grow exponentially.


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    What is a population structure?

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    What conclusion can you draw from the population pyramid?

    What conclusion can you draw from the population pyramid ? Death rates are low. Birth rates are high. Birth rates are low.


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    What are the three basic shapes of population pyramids?

    And while every population pyramid is unique, most can be categorized into three prototypical shapes : expansive (young and growing), constrictive (elderly and shrinking), and stationary (little or no population growth).


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    What causes slow population growth?

    Causes of Slower Growth Population change is driven by two forces—migration and natural increase (more births than deaths)—and both of these factors are contributing to slower growth in the state. Just as migration has stalled since the Great Recession, birth rates have declined too.


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    What factors influence population growth?

    Population growth is based on four fundamental factors : birth rate, death rate, immigration, and emigration.


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    What is population pyramid Class 8?

    Answer: A population pyramid is a graphical representation of population composition. In a population pyramid , the total population is divided into various age groups, e.g. 5 to 9 years, 10 to 14 years, etc. For each age group, the percentage of the total population is subdivided into males and females.


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    Is world population declining?

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