Differentiated Demographic Trajectories: Challenges of Number and Ageing
Learning Objectives of this chapter:
– To study how territories experience different demographic and economic transitions according to level of development and inequality
– Examine case studies of development in India
– Learn about the issue of an ageing population in Japan.
What does development mean?
What is the impact of demographic and economic transitions?
How is India developing?
What challenges does an ageing population pose to Japan?
Review / Revision of the Basics:
Understanding Population Growth and Density:
Understanding the DTM (Demographic Transition Model):
Annotated DTM graphs: