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Voter Habits Based on Demographics

- Voter Habits Based on Demographics Abstract In this paper I intend to evaluate the voting habits of the American public. I will look at how race, sex, education level, marital status, income level, current employment status, and age affects whether or not people vote. I am also going to examine which political parties these groups have historically voted for, why they vote for them, how this has changed over the years if it has changed at all, and why it has changed.      I believe that from previous voting information you could fairly well predict the voters’ choices....   [tags: Voting Voters Demographics Predicting Essays]

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A Demographic Analysis: The Idaho Falls, Idaho Metropolitan Area

- Introduction Idaho Falls is home to one hundred and thirty thousand three hundred and seventy four people. Located on the Eastern edge of Idaho, Idaho Falls is a focal point for much of Idaho and Western Wyoming. While conducting demographic research on the metropolitan area, I found some interesting stats. Using the demographic indicators of age structure, racial diversity, and family makeup, provided me essential data that describes the makeup of its metropolitan area. Basic Facts about the Metropolitan Area Idaho Falls is the states largest city outside Boise metropolitan area....   [tags: Demographics]

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Understanding The Demographics Of A Country

- Understanding the demographics of a country is an important step to gaining the complete picture for the long-term trajectory. Metrics around the mortality and fertility are vital to this foundational knowledge, they are the building blocks for making sense of large-scale trends such as the demographic transition. In this report I look to perform an analysis around these metrics so that we can know where the country is headed and what the future holds. The Indus Valley Civilization has been around long before the country of India....   [tags: Demography, Population, Mortality rate]

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Geography and Demographics of Togo, Africa

- ... In 1959, French Togoland became an autonomous republic of the French Union until its independence in 1960. Togo's first democratically elected president, Sylvano Olympius, was overthrown in 1963. The government of Nicolas Grunitzky was also overthrown in 1967 in a coup led by Gnassingbé Eyadema. Gnassingbé Eyadéma then served as president for thirty-eight years and became the longest-serving leader in African history. After his death in February 2005, his son Faure Gnassingbé became president....   [tags: behind the lake, small african country]

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The Changing Demographics of Texas

- In the United States, for the last four decades, from Richard Nixon to Ronald Reagan through the two Bush Presidencies, the Republican Party won the White House by amassing large margins among white voters (Lizza.) The state of Texas has been reliably Republican since the 1970s and there are various elements to Texas political culture that can be narrowed down to three essential ideological trends: economic liberalism, or faith in the free market economy, social conservatism, or favoring traditional values and moralism, and populism, or promoting the rights and worthiness of ordinary people (Texas Political Culture.) As a result, the dominant political mood in Texas favors low taxes, minimal...   [tags: elections, republican party, politics]

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Historical Background, Demographics, And Diversity

- 1. Summarize the historical background, demographics, and diversity within the Latino/Hispanic American community in the United States. Under the Manifest Destiny announcement, which took place in the 1800s, “the United States began the expansionist policy of annexing vast territories to the south, north and west” (Ch. 7 Law Enforcement Contact with Latino/Hispanic Americans, n.d.). With the seizure or yet known as the “annexation of the Louisiana Territories in 1803”, Florida in 1819, Texas in 1845, and the Northwest Territories (Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Wyoming, and Montana) in 1846” (Ch....   [tags: United States, Hispanic and Latino Americans]

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Class Demographics And Contextual Factors

- This narrative takes a look at a class of kindergarten students from a rural farming community. The class demographics and contextual factors will be discussed. The class is made up of ten girls and thirteen boys making a total of twenty-three students in all. The ages range from five to six years old. These ages are typical for kindergarten students. At this particular district, students attend school from nine to three thirty, Monday through Friday. Many different contextual factors affect the day to day operations of the classroom....   [tags: Education, Teacher, School, Classroom]

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Current Data On Staff Turnover And Demographics

- Review current data on staff turnover and demographics The students are required to recognize the rate of staff turnover in their working environment and building up contributing elements, which are key parts of workforce organising/arrangement. The students are required to examine the size, development, age, sex and other essential elements such as the employment patterns of both your organisation and the labour market, which supplies our organisation, to support us refine and develop a target demographic....   [tags: Employment, Labour economics, Demography]

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Recruitment Trends And The Changing Demographics Of The Workforce

- Recruitment Trends and the Changing Demographics of the Workforce Workforce demographics are constantly changing. This is going to have major impacts on recruitment trends in the coming years. There are many reasons for the rise and fall of labor and workforce in the United States since 1950. From men and women, age of workers, increase in education, immigration, and marital status; all of these different things have contributed to these changes throughout the years and over decades. There have been steady increases throughout the last 50 years but we will see a tapering off of this growth due to many factors over the next 50 years....   [tags: Employment, World War II, Demography, Childbirth]

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Understanding Demographics And Psychographics Of The Target Audience

- Autumn Beddington Midterm 1. a) Demographics is knowing the characteristics who you are communicating with and arranging your speech in order to better communicate with that group. b) Psychographics is knowing the personality of the crowd and using that to better communicate with the audience. 2. Understanding demographics and psychographics of the target audience will make your speech more effective because you are able to relate to your audience. It will be easier to address your audience if you know their characteristics and personalities you can make your speech accordingly....   [tags: Rhetoric, Want, Persuasion, Aerosmith]

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Factors That Affect The Neighborhood 's Demographics

- Starting with the neighborhood’s demographics, it is apparent that although the Madison area has a population that is less than the overall Grand Rapids average, it still has a higher population density than the overall average. This implies that the neighborhood is crowded. When completing the neighborhood walk through, group members noted that the majority of houses began and ended within just a few feet of each other. This could mean that there are not enough resources such as social services, recreational activities, pharmacies, or grocery stores for the vast amount of members in the community....   [tags: High school, Crime, School district, Public school]

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Demographic Based Marketing : Marketing

- Why Demographic based marketing is out and Intent based Marketing is in Demographic based marketing has ruled the roost for many years. Companies have traditionally marketed products and services towards certain groups of people based on age, gender, and so forth. However, according to the recently released Communication Trends Report from Hotwire PR, 2016 will be the year that successful companies start to change their approach and focus more heavily on the values, passions, and motivations of their customers rather than on arbitrary categories like age....   [tags: Marketing, Demographics, Generation Y]

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Demography: An Important and Well-Regarded Subject of Study

- The study of demography and statistics is essential for a nation. Statistical and demographical data provides the history of population growth. To understand the economical condition of a country, it is important to determine population growth rate and immigration pattern (Elliot). The government uses demographical information to determine the total resources needed to satisfy the demand of the total population (“Demographics Driving”). My maternal uncle, Dr. Mohammed Shahidullah, who is the Demographer of the Illinois Department of Public Health said, “The study of population can make a significant impact on the future of a nation.” As a student Dr....   [tags: Demographics]

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The Link Between Health and Socioeconomic, Environmental and Demographics Factors

- ... In California, for instance, Haan, Kaplan and Camacho (1987) found that people from poor areas experienced higher mortality rates (after controlling proper age, race and sex) than the population from non-poverty areas. Such risk of death persisted even after socioeconomic and behavioral adjustments. Similar findings have been reported by Humphries and Carr-Hill (1991); Jones and Duncan (1995) and Duncan et.al. (1993), supporting the hypothesis of the social environment´s influence over health, independently of the individual-level....   [tags: crime, mortality, diet]

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Russi A Country With Demographics All Over The Place

- Russia Russia is a country with demographics all over the place. Compared to Europe, Russia has poor mortality and life expectancy, but yet has a higher fertility rate. They are also known for having a large number of an older population. All these problems are due to or effects the many different aspects of a persons life. It could mean the difference between a growing and thriving population and economy or the decline of a population struggling to stay afloat. In 2009 the fertility rate in Russia was 1.34, rising to 1.54 in 2013 and is currently at 1.6....   [tags: Demography, Population, Life expectancy, Aging]

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The Demographic Transition Model Analysis

- In 2050, Argentina will be in stage four of the demographic transition model. This proposes that the population growth will be approach zero, and Argentina will sustain an unvarying population. Most of Europe, Japan, and the United States are perpetually in stage four. Argentina will then be considered a developed country with most people in the working age group, with a tumbling birth rate. This can be seen in the 2050 graph when the sides of the “pyramid” begin to straighten out or become inverted all together....   [tags: argentina's demographics, population pyramid]

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Demographics on African Americans Spending Habits

- Demographics on African Americans Spending Habits According to U.S. Census Bureau, the Black U.S. population is at approximately 34.5 million. Males represent 48% of that number, and females comprise 52%. The U.S. Black population has grown over the last 20 years. The African American population is 12.2% of the total U.S. population in 2000, and African Americans will account for 12.2% of the U.S. population by the end of year 2000. A number of key characteristics distinguish African American households from other ethnic households in the U.S: Black households tend to be younger than White households; the average age of the Black head of household was 45.1 years....   [tags: Papers]

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Demographics And Economics Of The U.s. What Comes You Mind When Thinking Education?

- Demographics and Economics in the U.S. What comes to mind when thinking education. Is it grades. Is it tests. Is it homework. How about money and the people who possess it. How do the economies of each demographic affect the education they receive and what can be done to equalize education across all demographics. To go about solving this problem, we should first examine and analyze the issues that give rise to the problem. From a higher education standpoint, one component is for-profit colleges....   [tags: High school, Education, College, Higher education]

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Article Analysis: "Educational Demographics: What Teacher Should Know" by Harold Hodgkinson

- I was struck by a few interesting points while reading the article Educational Demographics: What Teacher Should Know by Harold Hodgkinson. I found it true and interesting how the author mentions that teachers are often not involved in policy decisions and discussions that affect the schools. I know it’s true in my district. State and federal policy makers are often not teachers, and don’t always promote what is actually best for schools. The people making the decisions are often more business orientated, and don’t take the recommendations of the teachers....   [tags: Article Analysis]

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Reading Instruction Is Vital For Educating People Of All Ages And Demographics

- Introduction Reading may possibly be one of the most essential necessary skills academic success. Therefore, finding operational ways to teach reading is vital for educating people of all ages and demographics. Nevertheless, since reading weighs so heavily on education and core knowledge, there is great responsibility among educators of elementary school students to produce a concrete foundation of the basic fundamentals of reading, and teach students how to read properly. Reading instruction is a very complex process that requires a multi-dimensional approach....   [tags: Phonics, Education, Teacher, Learning]

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Unique Demographics of Falls Church High School and Subsequent Teaching Challenges

- Falls Church High School is a diverse setting for implementing technology in the classroom. Falls Church has attracted many immigrants from around the Northern Virginia area. Due to a variety of reasons, many immigrants find that the area surrounding Falls Church High School meets their familial needs including lower-income housing, a large, established minority community, and easily accessed public transportation, which means that their children are likely to attend Falls Church High School. Because of this, Falls Church has a large population of students who have limited skills in the English language and have free or reduced lunches....   [tags: Education]

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The Generation Of The Millennial Demographic

- Being part of the Millennial demographic does have its advantages. Though this essay isn’t quite on the advantages, there is one key idea I will be referring back to many times; Millennials are lazy and spoiled. Not only do Millennials live in a generation where the future of the world is taking shape, we are the ones who are changing it. The infographic created by Cognizant’s Todd Weinert and Sara Mihan, visualizing the study of Millennials and Telecommunication, proves exactly how spoiled the Millennials truly are....   [tags: Generation Y, Generation X, Demographics, Want]

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Diversity And Demographic Characteristics

- Diversity and Demographic Characteristics Diversity and Demographic Characteristics Throughout this paper I will describe and analyze to some degree, diversity, and demographic characteristics with an emphasis on the following behaviors: · Gender · Age, as it relates to the use of technology · Differences in skills and abilities · Personality traits Employee demographics, as stated by Chuang, Joshi, & Liao, (2004) "in terms of tenure, age, gender, and ethnicity has been found to predict turnover, commitment and integration, relationships with peers, altruism, organization based self-esteem and task performance." What does this mean one asks....   [tags: Diversity Workplace Demographics]

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Multiculturalism In the United States: Demographics, Diversity, & Divisions

- Multiculturalism In the United States: Demographics, Diversity, & Divisions Introduction One of the most unique aspects of the United States is the diversity of its people. The Statue of Liberty states, “give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,” and America has indeed become an amalgam of people of different races, religions, and creeds. In order to better respond the needs of its assorted citizens, the American government has sought to learn about the characteristics of its people....   [tags: Race Culture America]

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The Disappearance of Native Americans in California

- “To discover, understand, and encounter the cultures and intricate natures of the California Indian people, it is necessary to search the past” –Nancy Wahl. Tracing back in California history, Spanish explorers, commanded by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo, found the tip of what is now Baja California in the year 1533 and named it "California" after a mythical island in a popular Spanish novel. It is evident that from the time Spanish monarchs set foot in California, the world as Native Americans knew it was never the same again....   [tags: Demographics]

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The Demographics and Socioeconomic Issues Affecting Central Asia

- Central Asia, a region of almost 60 million people, is on a declining fertility trend. Since 1992 birthrates in every Central Asian country—Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan—have fallen by at least 25 percent due to a preference for smaller families and wider use of contraceptives. Lower fertility, lower life expectancy and increased emigration following independence from the Soviet Union in 1991 led to slower population growth. Nonetheless, Central Asia’s fertility remains high—the highest among the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)—keeping its population young....   [tags: Peoples/Social Issues]

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A Portrait of Southside Flats

- Introduction to the Neighborhood Situated on the Monongahela River is the neighborhood of Southside Flats. Within its boundaries is one of the entertainment hubs of Pittsburgh. The main thoroughfare of E Carson St. is inhabited with bars, restaurants, and nightclubs. The early history of the neighborhood saw it as a beacon of industry with its proximity to rivers and railways. At the end of the nineteenth century, it would boast a steelworks factory that employed a sizable portion of the Southside residents....   [tags: Demographics]

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Diversity And Demographic Characteristics

- Diversity and Demographic Characteristics Introduction Diversity relates to gender, age, language, ethnicity, cultural background, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief, including that people are different in other respects such as educational level, job function, socio-economic background, personality profile, marital status and whether or not one has family. Diversity and demographic differences can impact individual behavior by creating conflict in the workplace. The success of an organization depends on the workforce of the organization....   [tags: Diversity Demographics Profiling]

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Why China Has A Serious Fertility Decline

- I believe China has a serious fertility decline issue that resulted in the failure to transition their aging demographics. This issue stems from their country 's three decades’ belief that overpopulation is the root of all problems because it taxes natural resources and the economy. In fact, many economists and demographers alike will agree. Ironically, their issue isn’t how fast the population is reproducing, the problem is under population and their inability to replace their aging workforce. The reason that China is facing this struggle is at one time, China had the fastest population growth on earth....   [tags: Demography, Demographic economics, Demographics]

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Knowledge Gained from 2000 United States Census Regarding the Role of Demographics in Education

- In an article about the effect of demographics on education—released shortly after the findings of the 2000 United States Census—Hodgkinson (2000/2001) discusses, rather generally, knowledge gained from the census in terms of its ramifications for educators and educational leaders. Beginning with a discussion of general changing demographics, the author continues by exploring the questions of race and age in America, and concludes with a section on tips for teachers and the importance of demographics....   [tags: multiculturalism, teaching, teachers]

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Demographics in Census Data from 1790 and 2000

- Research the census data from 1790 and 2000. Submit a report comparing some of the information contained in the reports. For example, where was the demographic center of the country in each instance. How was ethnicity reported. How is census information used. What strikes you as the most interesting aspects of the reports. The concept of collecting census data has been around for thousands of years. It was a census that brought Mary and Joseph to Bethlehem when Jesus was born. But it wasn't until the United States declared its independence and became its own country that counts were taken so consistently, or census records so well maintained....   [tags: Statistics]

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Demographics Of Madagascar

- Formerly an independent kingdom, Madagascar became a French colony in 1886, but regained its independence in 1960. During 1992-93, free presidential and National Assembly elections were held, ending 17 years of single-party rule. Madagascar's forests are a shimmering, seething mass of a trillion stems and dripping leaves and slithering, jumping, quirky beasts out of nature's bag of tricks. Cut off from the African mainland for millions of years, Madagascar's teeming forests are a naturalist's wet dream; they've preserved oddities and developed specializations found nowhere else on earth, and you can get among them in a spectacular collection of accessible national parks....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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The Effects Of Advertising On The Youth Market

-  An alternative would be to change the positioning strategy completely. This would mean shifting attention from the targeted 18-34 age group, to the largest gum consuming demographic, American teenagers. The youth market is vital because American teens consume the highest amount of gum off all age groups. Wrigley’s management attested to the age group of 10-24 being very “important,” yet none of the advertisement efforts are directed towards them. Thus, re-introducing the advertisements such that they primarily target American teenagers would be a step in the right direction....   [tags: Marketing, Demographics, Demographic profile]

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Pleasing the Crowd: Breaking the Zombie Rules

- To be attacked by a zombie presents two general terrors. The first is the fear of being devoured by this monster and the second is the fear of becoming one of these creatures (Lauro & Embry 89). In film, the zombie phenomenon is influenced by George Romero’s depiction of the zombie as a literal representation of death that is transmitted virally and creates a dehumanized monster (Cameron 74-5). Romero’s depiction offers a clear grasp of the zombie as a traditional monster of the late Seventy’s and Eighty’s....   [tags: Movie Analysis, Audience Demographics]

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The Impacts of Crime in Today's Society

- Major and minor crimes are obvious or unknown illegal acts that affect everyone. People who commit crimes are known as criminals. Crime has an impact on our lives every day. You cannot watch the evening news without hearing some kind of report about crime. Crime is divided into two categories, misdemeanors and felonies. Misdemeanors are the less severe crimes. For example, speeding, public intoxication, trespass and indecent exposure are all considered misdemeanor crimes. Felonies are the more severe crimes....   [tags: felony, children, demographics]

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Applying Different Sales Strategies to Meet Market Needs

- Applying Different Sales Strategies to Meet Market Needs Demographics, economic conditions, competition and technology are a few of the many factors a retailer must consider before developing a sales strategy. A well thought out strategy looks at the existing position of the business, both controllable and uncontrollable conditions, and devises a strategy to meet market needs. The strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats (SWOT) analysis enables a retailer to view a business through an objective eye and develop a sales strategy to reach a given target market....   [tags: demographics, sales strategy]

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Everyone Needs Food : Difference in Supermarkets

- I started my search to understand the different demographics of supermarkets on Saturday November ninth. I began my search by driving about five minutes from my house too Whole Foods in Cranston, Rhode Island. As I put my left blinker on I noticed that Whole Foods contained their own large section of the parking lot. Parking was easy upon entering the parking lot there didn’t seem to be many people walking around in the parking lot. Every space in the parking lot didn’t seem to be a long walk from the store the parking lot was spread out in a way that the furthest space would be considered close in other parking lots....   [tags: demographics, bakery, parking, produce]

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Marketing Strategy Of Bbqfun Bbqfun Company

- In this assignment I would like to discusson BBQfun Company which locates in Australia. BBQfun is one of the leading retailer for outdoor-lifestyle, with its two stores in Brisbane and Gold Cost, Australia. The company offer BBQ accessories and outdoor furniture products. It was established in 2009 which offered an extensive product range. It was also incorporated with both local and imported goods.According to competitive retail environment, change in technological and consumer behaviour and spending pattern had increased since 2010....   [tags: Marketing, Customer service, Demographics]

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The Problem of Abortion and Teenage Pregnancy

- I. Introduction to the Problem (Abortion and Teenage Pregnancy) “The so-called right to abortion has pitted mothers against their children and women against men. It has sown violence and discord at the heart of the most intimate human relationships. It has aggravated the derogation of the father's role in an increasingly fatherless society. It has portrayed the greatest of gifts--a child--as a competitor, an intrusion and an inconvenience. It has nominally accorded mothers unfettered dominion over the dependent lives of their physically dependent sons and daughters....   [tags: demographics, socioeconomics, contraceptives]

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Physical Characteristics Of Bay Village

- Physical Characteristics Bay Village is a beautiful city situated right on the coast of Lake Erie. The housing is in good condition, with variations of new high-end houses and older well-kept houses; there is a great balance of the two. Most of the newer more expensive houses line the lake, while the average houses are found in the inner city neighborhoods. All of the houses, old and new are maintained nicely. Commercial areas are located within walking distance of many residential areas, and include mostly local stores....   [tags: City, Community, Demographics, The Residents]

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Inside Debate Prep : Clinton 's Careful Case Vs. Trump 's ' Wrestlemania '

- 1. “Inside Debate Prep: Clinton’s Careful Case vs. Trump’s ‘WrestleMania’” by Phillip Rucker, Robert Costa and Anne Gearan Rucker, Costa and Gearan discuss the different approaches the presidential candidates are taking to debate prep. Clinton is taking a traditional approach by studying briefing books and rehearsing. Trump is spending less time on briefing books and rehearsal and more time with informal advisors as well as relying on personality. Rucker, Costa and Gearan also describe what the candidates need to do and what pitfalls they need to avoid to succeed in the debates....   [tags: Democracy, Voting, Demographics, Politics]

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Advancing Rural Healthcare: The APN Educator’s Ways and Means

- When assessing the current state of healthcare in the United States, properly forming an answer requires the separation of healthcare by geography, demographics, and economics. These factors influence the quality and availability of services and resources available to clients and professionals. The urban areas will usually have greater access to an array of services and resources, whereas the rural areas will see limitation in this regard. The rural community is normally a place with an eclectic collection of self-reliant people many of whom have never been exposed, within the context of healthcare, to the complexities contained within the healthcare organizations in urban environments....   [tags: geography, demographics, economics]

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Best Online Business Plan Services with Templates and Samples

- ... Help and support Beginners often need guidance, that is why they need services like these. The best online business plan services will have staff that specializes in legal and business matters to help you transform your plan into practice. You don't need to go through a painful trial and error process as experts are already there to guide you. LivePlan LivePlan simplifies the process of writing a business plan by giving you access to your work and materials from any computer that has an internet connection....   [tags: success, plan, demographics]

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External and Internal Scenarios in Connecticut´s Entrepreneurship

- In order to fully understand the value chain in our scenario we have to take into the consideration both external and internal forces that drives change and their impact on Connecticut’s entrepreneurship and career opportunities among its residents. The key trends that would shape future opportunities within next 5 – 10 years can be grouped within five areas: - Economic issues, including reshuffling surrounding states economies, growing gap between high and middle class, as well as a focus on providing competitive advantage to young entrepreneurs among other states....   [tags: issues, demographics, technologies]

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The History and Composition of Boley, Oklahoma

- Introduction Imagine living in a town that was once thriving with successful businesses to a community that barely exist. As you travel down the deserted roads of your community you are surrounded by boarded up memorable buildings, deteriorating homes, and empty storefronts. The water tower that stands tall for all to see is now covered by rust. While the streets in which you are traveling on show signs of frequent patchwork in an effort to salvage the road. As you pass by what once was your favorite mom and pop’s restaurant you began to reminisce on the time you spent there with loved ones....   [tags: demographics, economy, ethics]

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Conflicts Between Palestine and Israel

- Introduction The conflict between Israel and Palestine is on going. Through different issues like border security and control of Jerusalem, but the major issue is the religion issue. In this report, there are two unresolved issues about the Palestine refugees and Israeli Security Concerns. Palestine is on the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea, to the west of Jordan and to the south of the Lebanon. The total surface areas of Palestine are 26500km². The Palestinian refugees included Arabs that the original is in Israel and Jews....   [tags: refugees, demographics, resolutions]

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The Spread and Localization of Buddhism and Islam into Southeast Asia

- The spread of religion first began through contact with neighbouring countries which gradually expand throughout the years. Buddhism and Islam are one of the most widespread religions across Southeast Asian countries like Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam. Trade merchants and imperial support of the religion were major factors in the facilitation and localization of the spread of Buddhism and Islam within Southeast Asia. However, there were also limitations presented which hindered the development of each religion in within their countries as introduction of newer religions and changes to political and imperial power would have affected the progression to becom...   [tags: Demographics]

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Los Angeles: The 30's & 40's Versus Today

- Los Angeles in the 30’s & 40’s vs. Today Los Angeles was a very different world in the tumultuous era of the 1930’s and 1940’s. There were many things that made the headlines, not all of them outstanding events to be remembered for their daring or heartwarming abilities. In 1930, LAX was opened in Mines Field, so named for the real estate agent that secured the deal for the 640 acres in southern Westchester to be converted into landing strips instead of fields of wheat, barley and lima beans, as the field was prior....   [tags: Demographics]

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Marketing Pl Target Market

- SECTION 3: TARGET MARKET: A full description of the current market segment(s) and identification of an existing or new target market to be the focus for the remainder of the strategic marketing plan, including a discussion of why this target market represents a growth opportunity for the company. Description of target market must be extensive and based on the criteria for segmenting consumer markets as outlined by Kotler. Also discuss the positioning strategy to be used for this chosen target market....   [tags: Marketing, Target market, Demographics]

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General Environment of T-mobile

- For this report, our team performed a scan of the general environment concerning T-Mobile. Topics which were reviewed include the economy, demographics, technology, legal and political events, and social attributes. Significant events and trends dealing with the segments are analyzed throughout. Economy Compared with the rate of many decades before, the rate of mobile usage is zooming these days. The developments of general economy and technology revolute peoples’ life styles and bring mobile business into a new page....   [tags: profit, marketing, demographics]

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Medieval Medical Market Place

- The control of the medical market in medieval Europe, specifically in Britain and France was under little authority, unlike in neighboring regions like Italy and Germany. With little control, services were offered to the population by "specialists" whether or not they had a license or some examined degree of competency, and with a medical market place with an increasingly high demand, supply was erupting from different sources to meet different demands for different illnesses for varying demographics creating some key players in the medical market place....   [tags: skills, demographics, patients, surgery]

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Old Spice Meeting Advertisement

- The Old Spice Meeting Ad advertises a new men hair care line. The setting of the advertisement is in a meeting room where a presentation is being given. In the meeting room there is only one female. Everyone excluding the female and the male who has used Old Spice’s products is paying attention to the person giving the presentation. The one male and female are flirting with each other. The hair of the male catches the attention of the woman so much that it wins him the woman’s number. All of Old Spice’s products are for men....   [tags: demographics, strategies, commercial]

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The People of Laos

- Laos is considered one of the poorest countries in the world however it has not experience the problem of famine, debt and slum that are associated with many third world and developing countries. Approximately 80% of the Laos population lives in rural areas with the remaining population residing within Laos’s capital city of Vientiane and a few other capital provinces (Laos Cultural Profiles, 2009). In these urban areas of Laos, there are markets and administrative centers of trade and communication....   [tags: Demographics]

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Special Groups: Canadian Seniors

- Accoding to Turcotte and Schelleberg [1] there is no consensus over a common definition of a “senior”. Consequently, they adopted a more commonly used definition of “an elderly person of age of 65 and over”. The authors indicate that from 1981 to 2005, the proportion of Canadian seniors as a share of total population increased from 9.6% to 13.1%. In 2001 more seniors lived in a Census Metropolitan Areas (60.7%), than in rural areas (22.6%) [1]. However, “rural” area definition can vary based on proximity and integration of the area with urban centres, size and population density, etc....   [tags: Demographics]

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Background Of The United States Department Of Justice

- Background of the Study According to the United States Department of Justice (2004), intimate partner violence resulted in a total of 2,944 homicides nationwide in 1976. Apparently, as a result of a combination of factors including community, criminal justice, awareness, and education programs, that total was reduced up to the year of record. In 2004, the intimate partner homicide rate was 1644. This was an overall reduction of 1,300 homicides with a corresponding nationwide reduction of 47.6%. These figures represent a significant change in domestic violence trends, especially when factoring population increases during almost 40 years time span addressed by the figures....   [tags: Domestic violence, Child abuse, Demographics]

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Facebook: Personal Information

- Don’t bother introducing yourself anymore. That information is already on the Internet. Your Facebook profile says it all when it displays your friends, pictures, interests, and basic information in one convenient spot. This online platform tells viewers any information they would ask for upon meeting you: your name, your school, your interests, and more. As Facebook grows more popular, more people will have access to your profile and will be able to see any of the personal information that you choose to post....   [tags: social networking, demographics, profile]

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The Current State Of The Workforce

- The current state of the workforce is that millennials are now entering the workplace in record numbers. This creates a dilemma because the Baby Boomers are not necessarily retiring at the given time. The baby Boomers is not concerned with retirement at age 65. In fact, age 85 is the new 65. The result is that 60-year-olds are working alongside 20-yearolds and because the difference in their formative experiences, this have led to generational misconceptions and have help to create tension and hostility within the workforce....   [tags: Generation Y, Generation X, Demographics]

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The Marketing Strategy Employed By Mr. Joe Nevin Of Bumps For Boomers

- The marketing strategy employed by Mr. Joe Nevin of Bumps for Boomers, in my opinon, is definitely the best marketing strategy to use for this specific market sector. By relying on the Internet and interacting with customers and his potential customers through Social Media outlets as well as via email, Mr. Nevin is keeping it simple for them to use but also turning up the notch on its effectiveness. According to the case study document, “88% come to Aspen specifically for the programme, having seen it online through the website or social media.” Although the website is lengthy, at a whopping 300 information packed pages that include “a downloadable brochure and a ski fitness training series...   [tags: Marketing, Baby boomer, Generation Y, Demographics]

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Swot Analysis : Pinterest Is An Online Bulletin Board

- SWOT Analysis Pinterest is an online bulletin board social network that allows users to repin different things they like to different virtual bulletin boards, follow users with similar interests, and share things they find interesting on the platform. Although Pinterest is a popular social network in general, because of the affinity for the site to be used for DIY projects, recipes, crafts, home decor, and recent fashions, it especially excels within the adult millennial demographic and tech-savvy moms looking for opportunities to get more organized and find fun activities to do with kids....   [tags: Social network, Facebook, Demographics]

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Summary Of Chapter 10 : A City For All Ages

- As a direct consequence of increased life expectancy and improved healthcare for older people, we have seen an increase in the national aging population. This has led to a number of challenges for urban communities, which will be discussed in more detail later on. This paper should give a relatively brief summary of Chapter 10: A City for All Ages, in “The Upsides to Aging” by Henry Cisneros. In short, chapter 10 discusses the lives of senior populations in cities by breaking them down into multiple aspects, from concerns and benefits to national demographic trends....   [tags: Demography, Population, Demographics]

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The Teenager Emerges: Canada in the 1950s

- Teenage life in Canada during the 1950’s is hard to understand unless having lived there. With this new demographic, many things had to be created in order to satisfy this demographic, such as clothing, music, rules, and schools. Unique aspects of teenage life in this era include a lot of rules, the movie theatre, rock n roll and the way they communicated to each other. Issues teenagers faces include marginalization, condemnation and disapproval. The new demographic helped Canada as it made the “children” demographic smaller, and it gave the teenagers more freedom, independence and they finally felt as they could have their own “stuff” as they would call their music, their clothes, their f...   [tags: Demographics, Teenagers, Music]

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How Social Media Websites Become An Effective Strategy For Countering Online Terrorism And Violent Extremism?

- RESEARCH QUESTION Can user reporting on social media websites become an effective strategy for countering online terrorism and violent extremism. QUESTIONAIRE The following questionnaire has been designed to be included in the formulation of an answer to the above the stated research question. The survey will be circulated through social media websites, and will be hosted for respondents through the New School’s subscription to Qualtrics software. The eleven questions were organized to measure four specific facets of the research question: (1) The use and frequency of user reporting; (2) Opinions on the act of censorship and limits to freedom of speech; (3) Opinion on the frequency of online...   [tags: Freedom of speech, Censorship, Demographics]

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Consumer Decision Making Styles Of Marketing And Consumer Behavior

- Consumer innovativeness is often viewed as a personality trait reflecting willingness to change. Innovative consumers are an important market segment for marketers. Revenue from new products adopted by innovative consumers plays a pivotal role for many firms. Successful launching and marketing new products aimed at innovative consumers, therefore, is critical for these firms. A good understanding of decision-making styles of innovative consumers is imperative for these marketing activities. Consumer decision-making styles have a long history in marketing and consumer behavior research....   [tags: Marketing, Psychology, Demographics]

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The On Deaths From Cardiovascular Disease From 1996-2010 Period

- We focus on deaths from cardiovascular disease from 1996-2010 period. The mortality data follows the Tenth Revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-BR-10), Chapter IX, and is available in the Sistema de Informações sobre Mortalidade (SIM) , DATASUS. The data are organized by sex (males and females), age (population over 30 years and in five-year groups up to 80 years or more) and cause of death as well as by the geographical micro-region where deceased resided. Population data by age and sex were obtained from the 2000 and 2010 Censuses and intercensal estimates from the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) ....   [tags: Demography, Population, Death, Demographics]

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The Price Of A Product Or Service

- The price of a product or service is set by a business that follows a strategic plan depending on the type and quality of there offerings. Such a procedure takes into consideration multiple factors that should be treated, such as the manufacturin¬¬g cost, the labor’s cost, the distribution’s cost and the marketing cost. Other than satisfying the expenses of the company, the marketing plan also plays a significant role in the pricing decisions. The price of a product may have an attracting or repelling feature towards the customer (Monroe 1979)....   [tags: Marketing, Demographics, Consumer theory]

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Marketing: The Elder Market Referred to as the Baby Boomers

- ... The journal explains that this was a period of time whereby populations and some economies boomed for which by the time today; these baby boomers will be turning 50 years. The journal describes baby boomers as a market that is mostly retired and prioritizes travelling in the retirement years as they are able to spend time on long vacations, is educated and financially well and stable, are more independent and looking to relax and enjoy their later days. It is estimated over 2 billion people will be aged 60 years by the year 2050 for which account for 33% of the world’s population as per United Nations....   [tags: understanding demographics, strategies]

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Consumer Behavior And Consumer Decision Making Styles

- 2. Review of Related Literature Consumer innovativeness is often viewed as a personality trait reflecting willingness to change. Innovative consumers are an important market segment for marketers. Revenue from new products adopted by innovative consumers plays a pivotal role for many firms. Successful launching and marketing new products aimed at innovative consumers, therefore, is critical for these firms. A good understanding of decision-making styles of innovative consumers is imperative for these marketing activities....   [tags: Marketing, Psychology, Demographics]

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The Gender Make Up Of The Participant Group

- Results – Quantitative This study consisted of 30 randomly selected students surveyed at California State University Dominguez Hills. The gender make up of the participant group included 10 males and 20 females. The age distribution of the participants was as follows: 17 students were in the 18 to 23 year old range, eight students were in the 24 to 29 year old range, and five students fell into the 30 to 40 year old range. Analyzing the data collected involved the cross tabulation of dependent and independent variables, and three demographic variables: age, gender, and academic standing....   [tags: Gender, Male, Female, Demographics]

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Trends of Democratization in Colombia

- ... (CIA, 2014) In addition to the state’s boundaries, three important geographical points can be identified on the map above. Firstly, Bogotá, the capital of Colombia, which is centrally located within the state. Another geographic landmark is the Andes, the longest continental mountain range, which runs through the western side of Colombia from north to south. Lastly, to the east of Bogotá and the Andes is Los Llanos, a grassland plain which extends into Venezuela and undergoes extreme climate change....   [tags: politics, demographics, geography]

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Health Care

- In the world of health care there are multiple factors that affect the quality of treatment. One of the most debated subjects is religion. As all religious traditions tend to be complex and go for some length of time special care must be considered for the patient, family and care team. Through the years, the United States health care evolves with the changing demographics to develop an ethical treatment for Muslims in healthcare. Facing prejudices, Islam is highly debated within healthcare; however Islamic beliefs and traditions have been cooperative and manageable by healthcare providers....   [tags: demographics, Muslims, Ramadam]

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Malthus's Theory

- How can we ever determine or analyze the amount of data we receive, when the only perception we have is from the way things have been up until that time, rather than the future. In 1798, what seemed like a monumental amount of people is now nothing compared to the population of the world today; a trend which will continue just like the growth of Earth’s population. However, with all things, it seems, there is a breaking point. Malthus was quite certain that this breaking point would be felt in our world’s food supply by now, but he was wrong....   [tags: Demographics]

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Pharmaceutical Marketing Segmentation

- Marketing segmentation is a tool used by in business by marketers to hone in on their potential consumers in order to satisfy customer needs with the right goods or services (Kurtz, pg. 297). Steve Jobs was a great marketer. His philosophy in marketing was to create a product that people didn’t know that they needed and sell it to them to where they cannot seem to live without it. The trend in pharmaceutical marketing has hit an all time high now more than ever before in your faces whether it be via every other commercial on television, cable ads, internet pop-ups, or electronic billboards....   [tags: manufacter, demographics, advertising]

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The Spirits Business Is Plagued With An Age Old Question

- The spirits business is plagued with an age old question. Where to use limited marketing time and dollars. Who do we focus on. Is there a magical age group. Who will buy our craft spirits. Do I spend all my time on social media. • Instant gratification • Expects information quickly and wants it on multiple platforms • Want the opportunity to voice their opinion • Highly influenced by their peers • Responds to fun • My way or the highway • Loyal as long as it suits (brands) • Leave a brand if lied to or deceived • Parents are involved in life decisions • Everyone gets a trophy mentality • Mock exclusivity and privilege yet expect both • Gender roles do not matter • Respect all belief...   [tags: Generation Y, Demographics, Strauss and Howe]

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The New Greatest Generation By Joel Stein

- In an article titled “the new greatest generation “by Joel Stein implied that the narcissist has increased between younger generations than the proceeded generation. A researches conducted by the National Institute of Heath says that “58% more college students scored higher on a narcissism scale in 2009 than in 1982” (qtd. Stein 28) millennials are the demographic cohort following generation x. There are no precise dates when the generation starts and ends. Researchers and other commentators say as birth years and”… depending on whom you ask, of people born from1980 to 2000” (28)....   [tags: Generation Y, Demographics, Strauss and Howe]

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The Generation Of The Millennial Generation

- The Baby Boomers have grown older and the new generation, Generation X, Generation Y, also known as Millennials, are taking their place. Why has the world taken a huge interest in the Millennial generation. Millennials are people born between the years 1980 and 2000. They grew up being “coddled and helicoptered,” entertained by 24-hour TV. Sam Tanenhaus of The New York Times, writes that Millennials were “fussed over, dissected by psychologists, demographers, [and] trend-spotters.” Millennials were brought up using digital technology and mass media....   [tags: Generation Y, Generation X, Demographics]

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The Global Of Digital Marketing

- With the advent of digital marketing, measuring any kind of marketing should technically be divided into two separate categories. When viewing marketing as one generalized activity, the different generations present often surprising and often unsurprising differences. The senior citizen category of 2016 doesn’t just consist of the Silent Generation or the older Greatest Generation individuals but now include approximately 25% of the Baby Boomers who have surpassed the magical age of 65 to be included in the senior citizen category....   [tags: Generation Y, Demographics, Cultural generations]

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Single-Sex Education: Separate but Efficient?

- Have schools been teaching their students the wrong way for years. Apparently, coeducation schools have not been as sensitive about genders as single-gender schools have been. It is necessary for schools to be geared toward certain genders because both male students and female students learn differently. Due to the fact that the biology of male and female students is an immense contributor to these differences, it needs to be understood and exercised. Differences of the two genders can be used to many school systems’ advantages....   [tags: Education, Demographics]

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Rapid Demographic Change Of Texas

- Rapid Demographic Change in Texas Whenever a state has a population change or a vast change in diversity, there is bound to be implications and effects. The changing demographics in Texas has been and will continue to be an impact to our state. According to Steve Murdock, Texas has the second fastest growing population in the United States. Texas also has the second-largest Hispanic population of any state. The effects of the growing minority population in Texas includes education, the economy, or political values and culture....   [tags: Unemployment, United States, Democracy]

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RMA and Demographic Variables

- Thesis The article discusses a study that was conducted to find out the public’s view on rape. Specifically, this study “investigates the relationship of RMA with demographic variables, intolerant belief systems, and ideological attitudes in a representative sample of German residents,” (Süssenbach and Bohner, 2011, p. 377). RMA stands for rape myths acceptance. According to Süssenbach and Bohner, RMA “serves as an interpretative schema for dealing with information about sexual violence, yielding judgments that are biased against victims, and in favor of perpetrators,” (2011, p....   [tags: Crime]

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About Chicago's Pilsen Neighborhood

- The Pilsen Neighborhood is located Lower West Side of Chicago, extending approximately from Western Avenue and Blue Island Avenue to Sixteenth Street and Canal Street. (Pero.) Today Pilsen has transformed into a colorful, artistic, and beautiful community with the population majority shifted towards the Hispanic. Over the course of these years Pilsen has gone through many changes ranging from cultural to economic and societal changes that have shaped into its present day form. Pilsen’s residents have resisted attempts to gentrify their neighborhood, and have preserved the community as a gateway for Hispanic immigrants....   [tags: Demographics / Scoiology]

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