The Geographical Analysis of Population: With Applications to Planning and Business / Edition 1

The Geographical Analysis of Population: With Applications to Planning and Business / Edition 1

by David A. Plane, Peter A. Rogerson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471510149

ISBN-13: 9780471510147

Pub. Date: 02/16/1994

Publisher: Wiley

Concentrates on both applied demographic and planning techniques which rely upon geographical aspects of population data. Describes methods used to assess the impact of population change on facility demand, school enrollment, changes in product market, transportation and recreation demand forecasting. Applied problems expose students to hands-on planning problems.

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Overview

Concentrates on both applied demographic and planning techniques which rely upon geographical aspects of population data. Describes methods used to assess the impact of population change on facility demand, school enrollment, changes in product market, transportation and recreation demand forecasting. Applied problems expose students to hands-on planning problems. Questions and solutions use actual data.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471510147
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/16/1994
Pages:
417
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.89(d)

Table of Contents

Population Distribution and Composition.

Describing Demographic Change.

Migration: Analyzing the Geographic Patterns.

Population Estimation.

Population Projections.

Modeling and Forecasting Migration.

The Role of Population in Infrastructure Planning.

Household Demography.

Demographics.

Demographic and Geographic Information Systems for Population Analysis.

Conclusions.

Appendices.

References.

Solutions to Selected Exercises.

Indexes.

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