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Amount of people living on a km2

A

Population

B

Inhabitants

C

Population density

D

Population distribution

Population

size

size

Population-

distribution

distribution

Population-

density

density

The population of the Netherlands is 17 million

Half of the Dutch population live in the Randstad

Less people live in China compared with the Netherlands if you consider the size of the country's and inhabitants.

Population density is ...

The .... amount of people that live per ... in a certain area.

The .... amount of people that live per ... in a certain area.

A

highest ... city

B

highest ... square kilometre

C

average ... square kilomter

D

average ... city

What is the description of population density?

A

The number of people living per square kilomtre

B

The number of people living in a country

C

The average number of people living in a place, per square kilometre

D

The number of people living per square kilometre, on average

The population of a country is 6,400,000.

The surface area is 40,000 km2.

What is the population density?

The surface area is 40,000 km2.

What is the population density?

A

16

B

160

C

1600

D

1,6

In the Netherlands 17,000,000 people live on a surface area of 41,500 km2. Calculate the population density and show your calculation!

Why does the population grow this fast?

A

Better agriculture

B

Better medicine

C

More space

D

More diseases.

Densely populated

Sparsely populated

High population density

1.

2.

Low population density

1.

2.

Low relief

Lot of precipitation

High relief

Dry and cold