population

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original population, concerning the aboriginal , autochthonous , indigenous
average IQ of the adults in a given population adult intelligence
kingdom (constitutional monarchy) in northwestern Africa with a largely Muslim population; achieved independence from France in 1956 Al-Magrib , Kingdom of Morocco , Maroc , Marruecos , Morocco
republic in northwestern Africa on the Mediterranean Sea with a population that is predominantly Sunni Muslim; colonized by France in the 19th century but gained autonomy in the early 1960s Algeria , Algerie , Democratic and Popular Republic of Algeria
largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations Asia
law used by auditors to identify fictitious populations of numbers; applies to any population of numbers derived from other numbers Benford's law
(statistics) law stating that a large number of items taken at random from a population will (on the average) have the population statistics Bernoulli's law , law of large numbers
ratio of live births in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 population per year birth rate , birthrate , fertility , fertility rate , natality
bureau of the Commerce Department responsible for taking the census; provides demographic information and analyses about the population of the United States Bureau of the Census , Census Bureau
period tally of the population census
periodic count of the population census , nosecount , nose count
ratio of crimes in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 population per year crime rate
population, sample meant to be representative of cross section
sample meant to be representative of a whole population cross section
sample meant to be representative of population cross section
yields the staple food of 50 percent of world's population cultivated rice , Oryza sativa
ratio of deaths in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 per year deathrate , death rate , fatality rate , mortality , mortality rate
social process in which population and industry moves from urban centers to outlying districts decentalisation , decentralization
destroy population decimate
destroying or killing a large part of the population (literally every tenth person as chosen by lot) decimation
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