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Do you think poverty in the Pacific is caused by high population growth? Why/Why not

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All Island in the Pacific

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Since your question includes all islands in the Pacific -- Hawaii, Japan, Easter, Guam, Marianas, Taiwan, Philippines, etc., etc. -- I'd say "No!" The causes of poverty vary from one island to another.

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am still not understand, can you give more why you would say no?

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We can't make generalizations about the 20,000 or so Pacific islands.

Poverty is caused by lack of resources and jobs. Ir may also be caused by government corruption and overpopulation.

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