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CLIP 536

Why are family sizes changing in the UK?

Why are family sizes changing in the UK?
Key Info
Ideas for use in class
  • Ask students how many children they would like and the advantages and disadvantages of having lots of children in the UK. Now show the clip to introduce population structures. To introduce the demographic transition model, watch the clip then discuss the reasons for the interviewee, her mother and grand-mother having different numbers of children.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 4x3

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