This website uses cookies to ensure you have the best experience. Learn more

With Reference To A Country You Have Studied, Describe And Suggest Reasons For The Main Changes In Population Density And Distribution Over The Last 30 Years.

672 words - 3 pages

China's population distribution was always uneven due to its various geographical features within the country. To the north of China, large areas of deserts made it nounarable for many people to live which result in a scarce population in these areas. People living here are mainly minorities of Inner Mongolia (Mongolian nationality) and Xinjiang (multi-nationalities such as Weiwuer and kazak nationality) To the southwest of China, there is Tibet plateau which has the tallest mountains in the world: Mt. Everest. Hence Tibet's isolation for centuries. This area is also scarcely populated since its too high to grow crops. Qinghai province (which is said to be part of Tibet before the 1952 invasion of the communist party) also has a high altitude and can be very hard to grow crops. However, Xinjiang, Tibet and Qinghai are the three largest provinces in China which together accounts for one third of the total population. Due to their extreme climate and terrains, the population density of these regions are extremel low: Tibet is 0.2 persons per square km with an area of 150000 square km and a population of 30000; Xinjiang is 10.2 persons per square km; The northeast part of China has always been populated since it has high humidity, high temperature (southeast) and high precipitation which allows crops to grow and the possibilities of agriculture. 55% of China's land has under 6% of its population.The most populated city in the 70s is Beijing as it's the capital. Huge immigration happened during the 60s and the 70s where most people tended to follow Mao with the communist idealism. China's population boomed in the period of great leap forward. Nevertheless, Dengxiaoping's suggested 'open door policy' brought the southeast of China fortune, opportunity and popualation. The fast industrilizing Shanghai and Guangzhou receive foreign investment from all over the world which also pulled many immigrants to there. The population of Shanghai and Guangzhou skyrocketed from 1979 to 1999. Shanghai, exceeded...

Find Another Essay On With reference to a country you have studied, describe and suggest reasons for the main changes in population density and distribution over the last 30 years.

Presidential Scandals In the Last 30 Years

790 words - 3 pages Over the years, there have been many presidential scandals. Some have been recent and others happened over thirty years ago. In 1972, Richard Nixon was accused of tapping the other party's phone and breaking into their office. In 1986, Ronald Regan was involved in the Iran-Contra affair, in which the United States sold arms to Iran in exchange for their hostages. The most recent one was in 1998- only five years ago. Bill Clinton was charged with

Area of study: Diversity - The Great Gatsby - 'Variety is the spice of life.' Discuss with reference to your prescribed text and other material you have studied

2095 words - 8 pages "My family have been prominent, well-to-do people in this middle Western city for three generations" (pg8). Dialogue gives the audience a better understanding of what the story is about. For instance "They've been living over that garage for eleven years". It also gives the audience the point of view of other characters. The use of setting such as "west Egg" and "East Egg" shows where the story is plotted and also suggests contrast and difference

Changes in the Algarvian Environment over the last 40 years

1063 words - 5 pages tourism activities. These are just some the factors that have led to changes in the Algarvian environment. The Algarve has experienced a number of other changes to its environment over the last 40 years including changes in land use, its climate and has resulted in the need for more work in looking at the ecology and conservation of certain areas. Changes in land-use Changes in land-use have been an increasing concern in most of Europe

Employee Relations - Discuss the political, economic, social and technological factors that have had the most significant influence on employee relations over the last 25-30 years

3005 words - 12 pages been taken as sexual discrimination. The policy of family friendly rights involves giving employees parental leave and reasonable time off to deal with family emergencies have been provided for in the UK law for some years in order to make possible a work-life balance.Technology has been a significant influence to employee relations over the last 25-30 years by bringing widespread change in workplaces even from the nineteenth century technology

Aread of study : Journey - My Place by: Sally Morgan - 'Variety is the spice of life.' Discuss with reference to your prescribed text and other material you have studied

2109 words - 8 pages someone does.This also links to the words "vacant wilderness" used in the poem. In a vacant wilderness no one will her you calling. It is the same concept when it comes to inner journey. People are alone when making their decisions for example. People only have the choice of going through life's journey by themselves.There is a lot of enjambment used such as in the lines "as rough except by hand, and us therefore inaccessible". This shows the

Influences on Irish Industrial Relations Over the Last 30 Years

2643 words - 11 pages of referrals to do with pay and redundancies with its Conciliation Service. In this essay, the changes that have effected industrial relations law, collective bargaining, trade unions and the Labour Court in the past 30 years will be discussed. 2.0 Industrial Relations Law 2.1 Industrial Relations Act 1990 According to LRC (n.d.) in the 1970’s, the Irish Industrial Relations saw frequent disputes and strikes which led to a disturbance in

With reference to named areas explain how Soil, Climate and Relief affect Population Density

539 words - 2 pages it gets 40mm of rain a year, but also areas of high humidity like the Amazon basin, and then rather obviously low temperatures like in North Canada in the tundra. In the temperate and moderate climate areas of the world population density is much higher, this is due to the reasonable rainfall and temperatures or if you have high temperature and high rainfall (allows for double cropping).SE Asia is a prime location of where double cropping takes

How and why has the relationship within the UK between politicians and judges changed over the last 30 years?

2070 words - 8 pages The gradual process of overlap between the roles of judges and ministers has occurred is a corollary to understanding the reasons as to why this has happened. In particular I shall be focusing on the relationship between judges and politicians over the last 30 years till present day. My discussions will inevitably refer more broadly to members of the judiciary and the executive (the Prime Minister, the Cabinet and other ministers) and an

This essay describes the economic political cycles in the United States over the last 50 years in reference to Democratic and Republican parties

4646 words - 19 pages happens for republican administrations in which growth tends to fall until the midway point, and then accelerating until the beginning of the following election years, this effect could be explained rationally by the declining unemployment rate in the last term of republican regimes. Let us now take a look at the last 30 years of presidential regimes, keeping in mind several factors. That democratic fiscal policy will influence unemployment and

With reference to a named country, evaluate the attempt to manage population change

825 words - 3 pages With reference to a named country, evaluate the attempt to manage population changeThailand had a massive population problem where in 1970 it had a large youthful population and an ageing population which can create a lot of problems for the economy and country in the future so Thailand had various schemes in order to fix this, these being split into social, economic and political solution.The main way to decrease population is to increase the

With reference to Bertolt Brecht and John Osborne, discuss ways in which political viewpoints have been communicated to a theatre audience within the last century

1835 words - 7 pages , amounted to various distancing techniques to make sure actors did not 'become' their parts, to ensure spectators did not become too attached to characters, and to remind them that it was a production.Brecht did this in numerous ways, including showing the lights and costume changes to break down the fourth wall between actor and audience. The main strategy he employed in the breaking of this 'illusion' was through the use of Epic Theatre, which

Similar Essays

The Reasons For Changes In The Patterns Of Marriage, Cohabitation And Divorce In The Last 30 Years

1265 words - 5 pages The Reasons for Changes in the Patterns of Marriage, Cohabitation and Divorce in the last 30 Years Over the last 30 years there has been a significant change in the pattern for marriage, co-habitation and divorce. There are many reasons for these changes that have taken place. For example, since 1971, when a divorce act was introduced, divorce has been more acceptable in today's society. This has slowly increased the

Changes Of The Roles Of Men And Women In The Last 30 Years

822 words - 3 pages higher expectations. Another important reason for women to be able to go to work is the help of nurseries and the increasing improvements of child care, meaning women can still have children and now careers as well. Other changes have occurred in the last 30 years, such as the outlawing of rape within marriage, the outlawing of child abuse and the legislation of abortion, which makes it more socially acceptable and

What The Australian Government Has Done To Improve The Lives Of Aborigines Over The Last 30 Years, And How Succesful Have They Been

2119 words - 8 pages ended discriminatory state laws, it removed control over Aboriginal affairs from the states, and it recognized Aboriginal rights for Aborigines in their own country. I believe the referendum assisted in the Aboriginals having more rights to have a say, yet I don't believe it made Australia consider Aboriginals as a large part of Australia. I view it as a way in which Australians had a chance to say they felt it was right for all to have equal

With Reference To Two Volcanic Events That You Have Studied From Contrasting Areas Of The World, Compare The Nature Of The Volcanic Hazard And Its

859 words - 4 pages southern population to the north. Overall, the Eyjafjallajokull had a greater impact to the entire planet as it lead to a complete stand still for flights for 6 days, whereas the Soufriere Hills volcano had a major impact locally as it resulted in 19 deaths and the destruction of the whole west and north –east region of the island.