Flashcards in Factors Affecting Levels Of Development - Environmental Deck (4)
Why does limited water supply affect development?
Harder to produce food
Won't grow as much
Less crops produced = malnutrition = poorer quality of life
Fewer crops to sell = less money = poorer quality of life
Gov gets less money from taxes as less is sold and brought which means that there is less to spend on developing the country
Why does lots of natural hazards affect development?
Have to spend money on rebuilding
Reduces amount of money gov has to spend on development projects
Why does fewer raw materials affect development?
Make less money because they've got fewer products to sell
Less money to spend on development