Welcome to the blog for Population Geography: Tools and Issues (Rowman & Littlefield, 2017)! This blog will highlight themes related to the book, and will provide readers with current news and views on population related issues. Read on by checking out the Blog link!
Infant mortality rates (IMR), which measure the number of deaths to infants less than one year of age per one thousand births, are an often-quoted measure of the resources countries commit to their health care system and the emphasis that we place on ensuring a healthy population. The 2017 version of the Population Reference Bureau’s … More Infant Mortality Rates: Finding Developing World Rates in the U.S. and Canada