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Economic factors influence population growth

Economic factors such as employment rates and education levels have the biggest impact on population growth, according to a recent study released by the University of Missouri.

The study was started in 1966 and surveyed approximately 250,000 people in Bangladesh to determine the key factors which influenced family size.

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  1. SUSTAINABLE POPULATION PARTY

    Written & authorised by William Bourke, Sydney

    It would be wonderful to think that 'economic development' will lift everyone's standard of living, but has the study factored in environmental limits?
    For example, energy is no longer cheap and abundant.

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