Distinguish between population growth and population change.

Asked by Shivani Kumari | 1 year ago |  239

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Solution :-

Population growth:

1. Increase in the number of inhabitants of a region during a specific time period.

2. Birth rate and migration are the major causes of population growth.

Population change:

1. During a specific time period, it is the change in the distribution, composition, or size of the population.

2. Birth rate, migration, emigration are the major causes of population change.

Answered by Vishal kumar | 1 year ago

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