-Use bar graphs in understanding the population demographics of a town, city, or country.
-Analyze pyramids to determine why the population is high/low, more male/female
A population pyramid is used by human geographers to analyze the demographics and dynamics of an area. Geographers can gather information concerning: type of town, businesses in and around the town, healthcare, education levels, and set growing/declining trends for future years.
Powerpoint and interactive presentation for understanding Population Pyramids.
To be used with any AP Human Geography textbook
Source: Jill Armstrong via Pearson Education (on some items)
Short video on Population Pyramids
Source: Plaid Avenger/youtube