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Jelly Baby Population Game
All populations have a  structure . This is usually represented on a diagram called a  population pyramid…
The structure is made up of a particular combination of  cohorts.
A cohort is an age group, or a particular section of the population.
Cohorts include: YOUNG PEOPLE…  (also called young dependents)
Middle Aged People – ‘the workers’…
… and  Old People .. (or elderly dependents) although increasingly people are having to work for a lot longer - as will yo...
Of course populations change for various reasons…
People are born…
People die….
People move in…
People move out…
… and we all get older every day…
How will the population of ‘your’ country change in response to a series of ‘chance’ events ?? Let’s play the game…
 
Flickr User Credits <ul><li>JR PhotoStar – dead jelly baby </li></ul><ul><li>WAPPY AL – title slide </li></ul><ul><li>Beli...
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Jelly Baby Population Game

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Jelly Baby Population Game

  1. 1. Jelly Baby Population Game
  2. 2. All populations have a structure . This is usually represented on a diagram called a population pyramid…
  3. 3. The structure is made up of a particular combination of cohorts.
  4. 4. A cohort is an age group, or a particular section of the population.
  5. 5. Cohorts include: YOUNG PEOPLE… (also called young dependents)
  6. 6. Middle Aged People – ‘the workers’…
  7. 7. … and Old People .. (or elderly dependents) although increasingly people are having to work for a lot longer - as will you have to….
  8. 8. Of course populations change for various reasons…
  9. 9. People are born…
  10. 10. People die….
  11. 11. People move in…
  12. 12. People move out…
  13. 13. … and we all get older every day…
  14. 14. How will the population of ‘your’ country change in response to a series of ‘chance’ events ?? Let’s play the game…
  15. 16. Flickr User Credits <ul><li>JR PhotoStar – dead jelly baby </li></ul><ul><li>WAPPY AL – title slide </li></ul><ul><li>Belial – “The usual jellies” </li></ul><ul><li>On the allsort – John Wardell </li></ul><ul><li>Rows of babies – Hairbear </li></ul><ul><li>Immigrants - Sunshine Hanan </li></ul><ul><li>Mark H2, Pixiepie, Rachael H, Dan Harrod, Fanboy 30 </li></ul><ul><li>Lone Protestor – Simon_K </li></ul>

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