Month: December 2015

6 factors affecting the growth of settlement in Africa

6 factors affecting the growth of settlement in Africa

A settlement is a place where people live. A settlement may be as small as a single house in a remote area or as large as a megacity (a city with over 10 million residents).   A settlement may be permanent or temporary. An example of a temporary settlement is a refugee camp. However, a temporary settlement may become permanent over time. …

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Eight (8) reasons for decreasing death rate in many parts of the world.

Death rate is the ratio of total deaths to total population in a specified community or area over a specified period of time. The death rate is often expressed as the number of deaths per 1,000 of the population per year. It is also called fatality rate. The following are reasons for decreasing death rate …

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