Gender Imbalance

Unit G2 Human Geography  Population

 

 

Figure 1.  Population pyramid for India in 2020

 

 

 

Source: http://www.census.gov/cgi-bin/ipc/idbpyry.pl?cty=IT&maxp=2538676&maxa=100&ymax=250&yr=2010&.submit=Submit+Query

 

 

a)     Describe the population structure for the country shown in Figure 1.

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b)     Outline the likely impacts on countries or areas where the population has a gender imbalance.

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c)      Explain the policies used to solve the challenges of a youthful population.

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