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Journal of economics and sustainable development wwwiisteorg issn 2222-1700 (paper) issn 2222-2855 (online) vol2, no8, 2011 73 | p a g e. 2 population growth and environmental degradation in india introduction the rapid population growth and economic development in country are degrading the environment. Economic growth and environmental degradation: the environmental kuznets curve and sustainable development.
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There are considerable implications of rapid urbanization and population growth for the future impact of global health, accelerated environmental degradation,. This paper examines linkages between the demographic changes taking place in zaire, particularly overall population growth and rapid urbanization, changes in. High population growth and continued economic development have caused serious environmental damage in the asia pacific region however, the recent experience is. J ecol nat environ 19 amongst the consequences of population growth and its life style play major role in depleting the environment.
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Environmental degradation is the disintegration of the earth or and rapid growth in population environmental surroundings get to be divided when. Does the simultaneous occurrence of population growth and environmental decline over the past century indicate that more people translate into greater environmental. This paper studies the relationship among population, poverty, and the environmental factors, and the impact they have had on china's land, water, forests and pastures.
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