The study of human population patterns is called _________________.

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Main Entry: de·mog·ra·phy
Pronunciation: di-'mä-gr&-fE
Function: noun
Etymology: French démographie, from Greek dEmos people + French -graphie -graphy
Date: 1880
: the statistical study of human populations especially with reference to size and density, distribution, and vital statistics
- de·mog·ra·pher /-f&r/ noun

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