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BBC websites :

 

Standard Grade Bitesize Geography

Population Section

 

Intermediate/Higher Geography

Population Section (this site!)

 

Higher Bitesize Geography

Population Section

 

Search for the latest news stories concerning population and migration issues on bbc.co.uk/news

 

Country Profiles with facts about countries including history, politics and economic background including audio and video clips from the BBC archives

 

Migration Special a large section with personal stories, viewpoints, facts, q&a's and more

 

Destination UK - In depth report on asylum and migration issues within the UK

 

Sudan : A Nation Divided - In depth look at Sudan and its problems

 

 

Non BBC websites:

 

World Population clock showing the current population and a chance to compare with any year 1970-2037.
http://www.ibiblio.org/lunarbin/worldpop

 

NASA map of the world from space showing the earth at night, highlighting particularly developed or populated areas
http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap001127.html

 

Census 2001 site from National Statistics Online
http://www.statistics.gov.uk/census2001/default.asp

 

Scotland's Census Results OnLine shows the results from Scotland 's 2001 Census

http://www.scrol.gov.uk

 

CIA's World Factbook - up to date facts and stats for countries
http://cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/

 

US Census Bureau site showing Population Pyramids for countries over time
http://www.census.gov/ipc/www/idbpyr.html

 

UK government's Home Office site for Immigration & Nationality Directorate
http://www.ind.homeoffice.gov.uk

 

Australian government's site for The Department of Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs
http://www.immi.gov.au/

 

 

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