Why don't many people live on islands?
many people dont live on islands because it is near or on the see and a lot of people is afraid of any water what so ever or they dont want to be near or on the see so they live not on a islands and it is totaly up to evry body people on this island if they wont to live on a island or not and nobody can chose it for them it is up to them if they want to live on a island or not
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well according to one set of stats that i came across there were an estimated 734860 people in 2004.
Just this year (2007) the number has reached 1 million people. 3.1 million live in the North Island about 108,000,000
It is an extremely inhospitable continent, and down right cold on its best days.. Because it is absolutely freezin!!!. Antartica cannot sustain life except in only the most primitive ways, such as lichens etc because it's to cold , with a lack of resources and natural vegatation x
Their bodies and minds are not designed to live forever. Ifpeople lived forever, the planet would be overcrowded in no time.It took us a long time for people to have an average lifespan of 75years, with some people living to be 100, or in case of a Frenchwoman, 120 years old. The sun will go nova so…meday and burn up theearth. Nothing last forever. Nothing lives forever. Sooner or laterwe all have to die. That is the way the universe works. However,there are still a lot of unanswered questions by scientists thatmay lead a reasonable person to doubt whether we can live foreveror not. If there is a Creator, and you believe the bible, thereason we do not live forever is because of imperfection (in ourphysical bodies) that will be fixed by our Great Designer (God)and, as long as we exercise faith in Jesus Christ sacrifice (thegreatest gift to humankind) our redeemer, we can be saved (liveforever). . +++ . Not sure why the above ends in a sermon that starts with aconditional opinion then tells us God has cocked up human "design"- if so, he's taking a long time to put us right! More seriously,you don't need to be a scientist or for that matter religious, toknow that no living organism or natural feature lasts forever.That's not a matter of doubt! ( Full Answer )
mostly because its really hot and there's no water and they cant survive with out water food and they can spoil because its so hot Traditionally no one has because of the lack of resources (water, food, shelter, etc). Today there are only people in desert regions that also live in major cities or to…wns which have resources, very few people would live outside of those places. ( Full Answer )
People choose to live on islands for many reasons. People like theslower life of an island. Many also like to live on islands for thescenery and peacefulness.
There are 390 square feet for every person on Manhattan, not including the other boroughs. \nI got this information by finding the square mileage of Manhattan and its population from the Wikipedia page on Manhattan, here:\nhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manhattan\n. \nThen, I used this converter to c…onvert the square miles to square feet:\nhttp://www.metric-conversions.org/area/square-miles-to-square-feet.htm\n. \nOf course, this doesn't take into account that much of Manhattan is above and below ground, so in reality there is much more than 390ft/sq per person. Notwithstanding, Manhattan is nowhere near as dense as Tokyo. ( Full Answer )
The number of people that live on islands depends on the island.Some islands are hugely populated (such as Australia). Otherislands have no human inhabitants at all.
There are 3 main islands in the Philippines. The Luzon, Visayas, and the Mindanao. But there is an archipelago composed of approximately 7,107 islands. There are more than 2,773 that been given names. Population of people in these 3 main islands: Luzon ~ 39,500,000 Visayas ~ 17.3 Million (As of …2005) Mindanao ~ 21,582,540 (As of 2007) ( Full Answer )
Many people do live in Western Australia. Perth is an attractiveand livable city, with a population of over 1.47 million. WesternAustralia itself recorded the highest growth in population, withMarch 2008 statistics indicating that population had grown by 2.6%over the previous twelve months, in compa…rison to that of the restof Australia, where population growth averaged 1.6% over the sameperiod of time. . There is, perhaps, a sense that Western Australia is isolatedfrom the rest of the continent, as it is thousands of kilometresbetween the western and eastern coasts. This tends to give theerroneous perception that not many people live there. Also, much ofthe state is desert, so the population is sparser throughout theinterior. . Like South Australia, WA's population is heavily concentrated inthe south. North of Perth there are relatively few large towns,with large distances between them. This gives the impression thestate is very underpopulated (which by world standards, it is). ( Full Answer )
On the Isle of Man. It's between England and Ireland. Capital is Douglas. It is famous as a tax haven and for TT motor bike racing in August. Did you know....Manx cats have no tails.
I assume the question is referring to the total number of people in the US without health *insurance* rather than health *care*. According to a US Census Bureau report from September 2009 (based on 2008 data), there are 46.3 million persons without health insurance in the United States.
Population at the 2002 census was 3,791 (3,304 in Hanga Roa alone). 60% were Rapanui, Chileans of European or castizo descent were 39% of the population, and the remaining 1% were Native Americans from mainland Chile. Castizos may include people of European and Rapanui or European, Native American, …and Rapanui descent. Rapanui have also migrated out of the island. At the 2002 census, 2,269 Rapanui lived on Easter Island, while 2,378 lived in the mainland of Chile (half of them in the metropolitan area of Santiago). Population density on Easter Island is only 23 inhabitants per kmÂ² (60 per sq mi), much lower than in the 17th century heyday of the moai building when there were possibly as many as 15,000 inhabitants, or roughly 92 inhabitants per kmÂ² (214 per sq mi). ( Full Answer )
The population of Shetland was 21,988 in 2001. The population was last checked in 2001. The population is now around 23,000
Many people do not live in Alaska because it is too cold. There are also dangerous animals
People live in Rhode Island for many reasons. They have a very lowcrime rate compared to many other states and the schools have highratings. It is also one of the cleanest states in the US.
\nThere are 300 people living there year-round, and up to 15,000 during peak tourist season.
There are no official estimates but populations were sparse in theregion at the time. Columbus only made 4 voyages and didn'tactually see all of the Caribbean.
People do live in deserts. It is a harsh enviorment,because there isn't much water and people need water to live. Theharsh enviorment causes for there not to be as many people livingin the desert. There are millions of people who live in cities and towns in thedesert. Las Vegas, Nevada, Phoenix a…nd Tucson, Arizona, El Paso,Texas, Cairo, Egypt, Arica, Chile, are all large cities found indesert regions. There are many more. ( Full Answer )
1 in 10 people in the world live on an island so that is about 650 million people approximately
Human beings have parts that wear out. Some say that every day a person lives, starting at birth, is one day closer to their death--and it's true. By the time a person reaches 40-50 years old, some parts begin to show wear and tear. We have: achy bones; sore muscles; trouble digesting foods; gallb…ladders don't function as well; our vision and hearing declines; even our skin starts to get drier and less elastic. By the time people are 50-60 years old, most are taking 5 or more medications. ( Full Answer )
According to the 2000 census, 7,448,618 people live in Long Island. Of course if you wait until the 2010 census results are released you will get a much more accurate number.
There are several 'Kelleys Islands' out there. The one in Ohio is a tourist destination and yes, there are quite a few people who live there. There are over 800 houses on the island, the 2000 Census listed 364 people as permanent residents, and in the winter, we have just 100 people spending the win…ter, who we call the few, the proud and the brave. ( Full Answer )
Because they are surrounded by water, making them rely on themselves a bit more than larger countries, like the US for example. Also there are a lot of different resources such as sand and coconut trees, and a lot of islands have weekly rituals, such as the "Sex Go-er" on an island South of Australi…a. In that ritual, islanders walk around naked and take turns feeling each others genitalia. ( Full Answer )
Because they often provide a great view of the ocean, nice beaches, and escalation in property values. They can also be wiped away, so it's a risk though!
up to 4,000 people used to live on easter island teacher made us watch a documentary on easter island.
No one has lived on White Island since the Sulphur Mining factory was abandoned in the 1930's. There are helicopter companies that land people there on most days and White Island Tours operate daily tours by boat each day. Approximately 18,000 tourists visit the volcano each year.
Many times an island meal consists of the local fruit and vegies. But, just cause there on an island doesn't mean they cant still grill food like burgers and hot dogs.
the peope that dont eat are people that were abanded by their family like usaully its the people who you see living in the street most of this situation is in camden and usally they have churches that are always open for the people that cant eat the churches hav dinners there for them to eat or take… out and go back to the place they came from or sometimes the church people go around the town and leave drinks and food near every one they see with nothing to bare for and when the person wakes up they either see breakfast lunch or dinner its really nice to see all these smiles on the homeless people and it really just warms your body and makes you feel really good inside almost as if you are having an orgasm ( Full Answer )
Yes, and there are people living there. About 70 researchers live there in winter and 110 in summer. I believe there are also a few shepherds on the island to supply the scientist with meat.
Dont know about Island but in Vancouver there are around 400 people from Azerbaijan.I hope i will be 401 soon :) So we can all take a ferry to the Island.No Problem :)
If people lived on a desert island, it would not be a desertisland. It would be an inhabited island.
Yes. If they had the essential nutrients and vitemans they could. They would also need shelter.
Actually, millions and millions of people around the world live incities and towns in deserts. Look at Las Vegas, Nevada, or Cairo,Egypt. There are many more examples around the world. Actually, there are millions of people around the world who live indeserts. In North America, alone, we have such c…ities as: Las Vegas, Nevada Reno, Nevada Phoenix, Arizona Tucson, Arizona El Paso, Texas Bakersfield, California Chihuahua, Mexico Ciudad Juarez, Mexico Torreon, Mexico ( Full Answer )
No one knows for sure. But I believe that on a website it says there is, about 3,549 people on the Island. I could be ENTIRELY wrong. Since only; Artists, Photographers, Tourists, Scientists, and a few others go there.
Wake Island is a 2.5 square mile island in the Pacific Ocean with a population of approximately 2,100.
Most of the land is Scotland is used for agriculture and a lot of people choose to live elsewhere because it is cold.
Can't seem to find a Keswick Island in Scotland, however Keswick Island in the Whitsundays, in Queensland, Australia has 19 permanent residents.
"Based on the United States Census for the year 2000, Boracay Island has a population of 12,003 people."
It's a common missconception that people in the Faroe Islands livelike they did in the middle ages. They live under the sameconditions as most of Europe does.
When people imagine life on an island, they usually picturesolitude and being alone. However, in the real world, this isdifferent. An island owner will have neighbours and will need toget by boat to a point at the mainland. The owner will need to buyfuel and food, visit repair stations, postal servi…ce, pharmacy,doctor, etc. If you want to obtain a building permit or a permit tobuild a wharf, obtain quotes from electricity companies, telephone,etc., you are part of the community. Ideally, you must blend intothis social environment. Therefore, the rental of an island in the immediate area is highlyrecommended. Renting an island for a week or two will answer manyquestions.We try to concentrate on safe areas but almost daily, weare asked by interested parties whether we can report anypiracy/crime incidents in that area. In almost all cases, islandare very safe. However, certain incidents involving crime have taken place,especially in areas where drug trafficking is rife. Of course, insuch areas, special care must be taken. Normally, island owners donot furnish their homes with very expensive items, so they do notbecome targets for any unwelcome visitors. A thief certainly wouldreconsider the risk of becoming a prisoner on the island. It isprobably "safer" for a thief to concentrate on a mainland property.Again, by renting an island in the area, the neighbours and localswill be able to provide you with a deeper insight to that specificarea. ( Full Answer )
Because people that live in the Pacific Islands wasn't meant to work for money, but to live on their own with no taxes and governent laws.
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Texa is a small island just off the coast of Scotland. It is currently uninhabited by people, but many wild goats and some otters call Texa their home.
I have no idea when this was asked because I can't find a date onit so I am going to answe it anyway. People tend to not live underground because it isn't truly the bestor healthiest way to liove. Lack of sunlight and fresh air aredetrimental to human health. THere havve been, in the last 40 yearsor… so, home biuilt partially underground with the fronts of thehome facing the Southern sky for gaining benefits from dailysunlight and using the insulation of the surrounding earth forinsulation and climate control. ( Full Answer )
Much of the Kilimanjaro area is a national park, meaning that it isprotected in its natural state, and people cannot live on the landand corrupt that nature.
frostbite/health . less productivity- people stay inside because of temperature . lack of resources-water ,growing crops,foods
has heavy rainfall, non measurable storms, heat that can be unbearable, thunderbolts, and floods that can last for months . saturated soil can kill crops . soil isint firm enough to build houses
Unless you're looking for a job, there's no particular reason foryou to have a resume or for anyone to care whether you do or not.It's not something that anyone keeps statistics on, so it's notpossible to answer the question.
I would bet that most of those apparently un-named islands DO havenames, but they are simply not important enough to be named onregular maps that most of us see. I would expect most of them areon naval charts and possibly even large scale maps of thePhillipines.