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Definition characteristics of a human populations; e.g., population density and income distribution
  • Based upon its demographics and the traffic patterns, the neighborhood should support another fast-food restaurant.
demographics = characteristics
  • The demographics of the United States show that the number of Hispanics is growing, especially in the South.
  • District demographics indicate it will be a tight race if both parties put forth moderate candidates.
  • Based on its demographics, the city shouldn't have that many instances of the disease.
  • They cited employee demographics in the lawsuit.
  • The 1997 National Research Council study cited is entitled "The New Americans: Economic, Demographic, and Fiscal Effects of Immigration."
    Sonia Nazario  --  Enrique's Journey
  • Because of the demographic distribution of its infection history, AIDS adds another property to its literary usage: the political angle.
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor
  • I did business plans and demographic and marketing studies.
    David Baldacci  --  Zero Day
  • The final pair of crime-drop explanations concern two demographic trends.
    Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner  --  Freakonomics
  • You're missing a whole demographic of Katherines by not chasing the over-eighty market."
    John Green  --  An Abundance of Katherines
  • We've drawn social security numbers at random within that demographic."
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Played with Fire
  • Christer spent a week doing spot checks on what sort of demographic is showing up.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • To have been born before 1911 is to have been demographically unlucky.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • We were perfecting techniques in hydrology, learning tide levels and demographics of the ocean floor.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • Those murders were concentrated in a handful of neighborhoods, and the victims were concentrated in a single demographic-young black men.
    Wes Moore  --  The Other Wes Moore
  • The changing demographics of the city posed a challenge for school administrators.
    Joshua Davis  --  Spare Parts
  • THE CHANGE IN Clarkston was an accelerated version of demographic changes taking place all across America because of immigration and refugee resettlement.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United
  • The same demographic groups widely employed at fast food restaurants — the young and the poor — are also responsible for much of the nation's violent crime.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • Then, the following year, we came across an obscure but meticulous demographic study that outlined a human rights violation that had claimed tens of thousands more lives.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • So I will get big radio traffic When you look at demographic Sushi K research statistic Make big future look ballistic Speed of Sushi K growth stock Put U.S. rappers into shock
    Neal Stephenson  --  Snow Crash

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