What is it all about?

Pupils will learn about the world's population and how it has changed through time. They will look at it on a global scale and at the country scale. They will learn what problems the human race is facing and what can be done about it.

Pupils will learn:

  • What population is
  • How population has grown through the past
  • Future problems of population growth
  • What affects a countries population making it grow or shrink
  • What population pyramids are
  • How the worlds population is spread out

Assessment: Computer Assessment

Pupils will undertake the online assessment on the computers.


Visit the Population Glossary for a list of keywords.

Useful Web Links

Look up the current census results
Look up some world population figures
World population information

Last Modified: 13-02-2008 02:10:33