Contracting Populations

Unit G2 Human Geography  Population



Figure 1.  Population pyramid for Italy in 2010








a)     Use Figure 1 to describe the population structure of Italy in 2010.  State the stage of the Demographic Transition that Italy is in.



b)     Explain the causes of the migration of refugees and asylum seekers into developed countries.



c)      Outline the challenges faced by countries with youthful populations.