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Measuring the social impact of population trends and development

Measuring the social impact of population trends and development

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Published in [ ] : Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, [197 ] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesAsian population studies series ;, no. 43
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 83/6176 (H)
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 53 p. ; 23 cm.
Number of Pages53
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4463386M
LC Control Number79127002

Population and Social Development. Population and social development are interrelated. Population explosion leads to social problems like unemployment, poverty, low economic development social development which is determined by better health care facilities, education and high literacy rate and improvement in the standard of living of people are adversely affected due to high population. Social Media Users in UAE. According to the latest statistics, a whopping % of the UAE population remain active on social means that in , an eyeball popping million people come online on social media almost every day out of a population of million people. In , UAE saw a % annual growth in internet usage of social media recorded a % increase.   Once the program is underway, investors and investees focus on monitoring impact, measuring and analyzing impact throughout the life of the investment to track the intervention’s effects. And finally, sometimes investors turn to evaluating impact, measuring an investment’s social consequences after the program concludes to assess portfolio.


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From Measuring and Improving Social Impacts: A Guide for. Population is at the root of virtually all environmental problems, including pollution and resource depletion, as well as many social and economic problems.

The size of the population and the rate of growth both have significant impacts on environmental problems and solutions.

Social support: In some societies there may be little conversation about the subject because of its personal nature, and hence little opportunity for the development of necessary social rapport and support; the occasional practitioner of family planning may therefore feel that he.

The reference population is the population of (left series) and the projected population for (right series). The middle series uses the projected population of only if the development impact includes population growth (P); otherwise the population of is used.

Panel A: revised SRES B1. Panel B: Global by:   population; climate change; social cost of carbon; social welfare; emissions; The size of the human population, in the near-term and distant future, is a key determinant of climate policy: All else equal, a larger population entails more emissions and therefore more mitigation to achieve a given climate target (1 ⇓ –3), and it also means more future people will be vulnerable to climate Cited by: population growth shortens the time required to reach the population size that provides economies of scale in transport, communications, social ser-vices, and production.

Some developing countries could benefit from such economies of scale, espe-cially in rural areas. And a big population can increase a country's economic as well as political.

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