Displaying Population Data A2 Geography
Geographers and demographers can portray pop’n data in a variety of ways <ul><li>Each method can be used at almost any sca...
Density Maps
Topological Maps
Distribution Map
Choropleth Map
Activity 1 <ul><li>Draw a table and write down the pro’s and con’s for each mapping type </li></ul><ul><li>Are there any o...
Age Sex Pyramids <ul><li>Portrays gender and age. </li></ul><ul><li>They are a good indicator of development </li></ul><ul...
Other Graphs <ul><li>Line Graphs </li></ul><ul><li>Used to show rates of changed rates of growth </li></ul> 
<ul><li>Bar Graphs </li></ul><ul><li>Often used to illustrate time series for set places </li></ul> 
<ul><li>Pie Chart </li></ul><ul><li>Use to measure totals out of a total percentage </li></ul> 
A final Thought <ul><li>Louis Moss the father of the UK census, a committed socialist. worked for the Ministry of Informat...
<ul><li>Duff-Cooper is said by literary experts to have been the model for the original &quot;Big Brother&quot; in George ...
 
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  1. 1. Displaying Population Data A2 Geography
  2. 2. Geographers and demographers can portray pop’n data in a variety of ways <ul><li>Each method can be used at almost any scale and it’s important as far as your exams are concerned to be acquainted with each </li></ul>
  3. 3. Density Maps
  4. 4. Topological Maps
  5. 5. Distribution Map
  6. 6. Choropleth Map
  7. 7. Activity 1 <ul><li>Draw a table and write down the pro’s and con’s for each mapping type </li></ul><ul><li>Are there any other methods you can think of that could be used? </li></ul>
  8. 8. Age Sex Pyramids <ul><li>Portrays gender and age. </li></ul><ul><li>They are a good indicator of development </li></ul><ul><li>Used to study the demographic characteristics of individual groups in an area </li></ul><ul><li>Data should always be expressed as percentages of total pop’n and not as absolute numbers </li></ul>
  9. 9. Other Graphs <ul><li>Line Graphs </li></ul><ul><li>Used to show rates of changed rates of growth </li></ul> 
  10. 10. <ul><li>Bar Graphs </li></ul><ul><li>Often used to illustrate time series for set places </li></ul> 
  11. 11. <ul><li>Pie Chart </li></ul><ul><li>Use to measure totals out of a total percentage </li></ul> 
  12. 12. A final Thought <ul><li>Louis Moss the father of the UK census, a committed socialist. worked for the Ministry of Information and was one of a number of social scientists known as &quot;Cooper's Snoopers&quot; - named after the wartime Minister of Information Alfred Duff-Cooper. </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Duff-Cooper is said by literary experts to have been the model for the original &quot;Big Brother&quot; in George Orwell's novel 1984. His Ministry of Information, which during the war had an official propaganda role, was the model of the Ministry of Truth in the powerful satire. </li></ul>

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