Geography

Which of the following are used to calculate total population growth of an area? Choose 3.

A. Life expectancy
B. Migration
C. Male-female ratio
D. Crude death rate
E. Crude birth rate

I chose A, D, E. Is this correct?

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asked by Auburn
  1. Yes. I'd prefer to include migration rather than life expectancy.

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    posted by calvin
  3. This is wrong. Answers D and E are correct, but the life expectancy wouldn't be necessary as you would get a judgement of that from the birth and death rate. It is kind of like a double count. Where as an answer like migration that affects how many people are moving into that country will affect the growth of population for that area.

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    posted by Peter
  4. I can confirm for a fact that it is, B, D , E with 100 percent condifence!

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