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Exercise 2: Population Structure
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Hughes, Marion. 2010. “Exercise 2: Population Structure”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


Population pyramids are a very effective way to graphically represent the age and sex structure of a population. The goals of this assignment are to construct and analyze age/sex population pyramids for your country, and to speculate about your country's demographic future based on the current age/sex structure.

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