Forces behind Population Change

            Researchers and demographers have always tried to forecast the population changes. There are various factors that play a major role in influencing the population. There are four forces that have been established to be the main influencers of population changes. These include fertility rates, migration, and the mortality rate.             Fertility rates keep changing …

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Society and Technology

Question 1 The International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD), held in Cairo in 1994 and involving 179 nations established that increased women’s responsibility and education would assist in the reduction of fertility rates. The International Conference pointed out that there is an inextricable relationship between population and education, and that if women are empowered, …

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