Demographics is the study of “size, status, and behaviour of populations” according to Tarsi & Tuff (2012). Basically, it is comprised of statistics of the population. For example, how many females and how many males, how wide are the age range, the country’s birth rate, and/or the country’s death rate. Population demographics lead to the production of the Demographic Transition Model (Grover, 2014). The purpose of this model is to be able to further understand the trends on birth rate and death rate that exist in a particular country.
The Demographic Transition Model; Its Stages
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