Changes of population pyramids 1) Namibia Past: The shape of Namibia’s population pyramid is build like a triangle in the 1950’s. It had a very wide base at the bottom, which indicated a high birthrate in this country. Most people living in Namibia to this time were children with an age from 0-4. The
In today’s presentation we’d like to show you how families lived 100 years ago in comparison to families today.
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Now we want to continue with explaining how families are living at in present.
Nowadays it is normal to get non, one or two children.
Just a few get more. 100 years ago five or more children were formerly quite normal for an average family; this is now almost rare or special. Today, there are usually no more than two kids, this proves an Austrian study. An average family in Austria gets no more than 1,2 children.
The basic difference between the past and present families, the so-called hierarchy.
The head of the family is no longer the father. In the modern family is the mother the boss. She manages the money, usually goes to work, cares for children and also makes the household. The woman is no longer dependent on the man and goes to work herself, that’s the reason why there ar.....[read full text]