Essays Tagged: "population lives"

Nigeria: The Struggle of the Yoruba, a paper describing the problems meeting the Yoruba people of Nigeria, and potential fixes for them. Suggests a new policy of self rule. See attachment for sources.

Nigeria's burgeoning petroleum industry. Additionally mass poverty is pervasive as over 45% of the population lives below the poverty line , and ethnic and regional conflicts destroy any hope of form ... d regional groups in Nigeria. The Yoruba, Igbo and the Hausa-Fulani groups comprise over 68% of the population; the Yoruba is the second most populous out of the three. Yet, even though they comprise ...

(6 pages) 116 0 3.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

The Country of Congo

up of many kinds of people. It became an independent country on August 15th 1960. Congo's estimated population is 2,800,000, with about 8 people per square mile. Most of the population lives by the ca ... tion is free. They have about 500,800 students enrolled in school. About eighty-five percent of the population can read and write in African or French. The country's university is called University Ma ...

(3 pages) 74 0 3.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Italian Cuisine.

boot-like shape kicking the island of Sicily. Mountains cover much of Italy. Most of the country's population lives in northern Italy, particularly on the west coast around Rome and Naples, and in th ...

(3 pages) 95 2 3.8 Aug/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


ParaguayParaguay is a very interesting country to learn about. It has a population of around 5,358,000 people and the land covers a 157,047 sq. mi area. It is located in So ... andlocked nations of the continent. The capital and by far the largest city is Asuncion.Most of the population lives on the eastern part of the country, a lowland rising in the east and north to a pla ... tant cities are to the east. Besides Asuncion, they are Villarrica, Concepcion, and Encarnacion.The population is largely Mestizo, of mixed Spanish and Guarani descent. Spanish is the official languag ...

(3 pages) 46 0 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

This essay deals with the population problem in China. It discusses the one-child policy and it effect on China in the 1970s and 1980s.

Lauren MortonPer. ENovember 4, 2003More than 20% of the world's population lives in China. China's population as of 2003 was estimated to be 1,286,975,500.It is est ... a's population as of 2003 was estimated to be 1,286,975,500.It is estimated that the United States' population increases 13% every 10 years. If this keeps up, the U.S. will hold half of China's curren ... s of today's teenagers. One of the most extreme measures that has been taken to ensure that China's population does not get out of control is the 'one-child policy'. The policy wasn't adopted by China ...

(1 pages) 107 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Final Paper for International Business, Complete Country report on Slovenia.

the area of 20,273 sq km with the capital its largest city, Ljubljana with 330,000 inhabitants. The population counting at 1,930,132 has a density of 95 persons per square kilometer (Britannica). 52 p ... is Janez Drnovsek.Slovenia Data ProfileClick on the indicator to view a definition199720002001PeoplePopulation, total 2.0 million 2.0 million 2.0 millionPopulation growth (annual %) -0.2 0.2 -0.0Life ...

(27 pages) 469 0 4.9 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Roll of Thunder, Hear my Cry

o her benefit.This novel takes place in the Deep South, in Mississippi. The year is 1933, where the population lives in a tense, segregated society. The mood of this novel creates many conflicts becau ...

(5 pages) 74 2 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Doing business in egypt

race a new way of doing business and opening their borders to the 'global village' concept. Egypt's population lives mostly in the Nile valley and Delta. The Western Desert Highway and the Delta Road ... o and is a desert climate with long dry, hot summers and short, moderate winters. A rapidly growing population will continue to stress the resources. Egypt is the largest Arab county by population wit ...

(10 pages) 86 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Determine which of the areas along Toronto's shoreline is at the greatest risk for coastal erosion.

both geography and economics. This issue is important the world over, as more than half the world's population lives within two hundred kilometers of a coastline (Committee). As a result, there are mo ...

(11 pages) 31 0 4.3 Feb/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Open Source Software and Developing nations.

rce software, which have become viable, cost effective and sustainable options. Most of the world's population lives in developing countries, where many key political, economic and cultural institutio ...

(3 pages) 94 0 3.7 Aug/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

This an essay showing three case studies on how global climate change affects the developing world.

ted so the results could be very destructive and endanger many lives.Ninety five percent of Egypt's population lives on land close to the River Nile, many on the Nile delta. The delta is being eroded ...

(3 pages) 70 0 5.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

How Climate Change Affects the Developing World.

ted so the results could be very destructive and endanger many lives.Ninety five percent of Egypt's population lives on land close to the River Nile, many on the Nile delta. The delta is being eroded ...

(3 pages) 113 0 4.4 Dec/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Mexico City

y in Mexico. Some people say it is the largest city in the world. Around one fifth of the countries population lives in Mexico City. Many Aztec temples are still standing in Mexico City. Many stand ri ...

(1 pages) 27 0 4.5 May/2001

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Society's Needs

's a large range of life styles with very marked differences between them. Five percent of Mexico's population holds eighty percent of the country's wealth. Ten percent of the population lies in the m ... ld. The middle class lives in the city's suburbs in moderate households. The poor percentage of the population lives on the outskirts of mayor cities, in small government houses all colored equally, w ...

(5 pages) 461 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


s a reliable food supply. A food supply must be maintained despite such factors as land conversion, population growth and economic inequalities. Reliable food supplies in developing countries are in j ... the Third World or developing countries, land conversion is a serious problem; this is because the population increases in such countries are comparatively great and the growing number of people need ...

(2 pages) 14 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

International Marketing Plan: Mission Statement and Objectives: Marketing GE Air Conditioners in India

on a global scale, including diverse presence in India.IndiaIndia is a country in South Asia whose population is 1.3 billion, the second largest in the world. According to Keegan and Green, 2005 "Ind ... 5 "India has the youngest demographic profile among the world's largest nations: More than half its population is under the age of 25" (Chapter 7, p. 2). India's population includes 200 million middle ...

(5 pages) 120 0 5.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Is population control necessary?

Recently, I saw a documentary which featured the problems of overpopulation in The Third World countries. After watching the programme, I realise that it is everybod ... is everybody's essential responsibility to confront and address the problems of an expanding world population. This is necessary because we live on the same planet and share the same resources, both ... y because we live on the same planet and share the same resources, both renewable and non-renewable.Population control is defined as the systematic regulating of the number of people in any given coun ...

(2 pages) 27 0 0.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Nepal Globalization and Modernization

enigmatic status; it was a close country a kingdom with a picture of medieval fairy-tale. With the population of almost 86 percent of Hindus Nepal is the only official Hindu nation in the world. Sinc ... ism. The country is rated among the poorest and least developed in the world and nearly half of its population lives below the poverty level. The main economic activity in the country is agriculture a ...

(5 pages) 13 0 0.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Motorola Marketing Strategy Analysis of Motorola with Introduction, Situation Analysis, SWOT Analysis, Problem Analysis with entering Bottom of Pyramid market.

th is booming and the fastest growing growth rates are found in Africa. Already, 80% of the world's population lives within range of a mobile network however, only 25% have a mobile phone handset (Unk ... nsumers. These benefits can be most greatly highlighted in countries such as India where 70% of the population are located in rural villages (Seshagiri, S., Sagar, A., Joshi, D. 2007).This product cou ...

(9 pages) 108 0 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies