If the World were a village of 1000 people...
It would include:
o _____Latin Americans
o _____Russians and former Soviet republics
o _____North Americans
o _____People of the Pacific
there would be:
____Christians (among them ____ Catholics, ____ Protestants, ____ Orthodox)
____ "Non religious"
Among other languages, the people of the village would speak:
Population, Healthcare and Education
_____ of the 1000 people in the world village are children, and ____ are over the age of 65.
_____% of the children are immunised against preventable diseases such as measles and polio.
_____% of the married women in the village have access to and use modern contraceptives.
About ______ people have access to clean, safe drinking water.
Of the ____ adults in the village, _____% are illiterate.
This year _____ babies will be born. _____people will die, _____ of them for lack of food, _____ from cancer. _____ of the deaths will be of babies born within the year. _____ people of that 1,000 in the village is infected with HIV.
With the _____ births and _____ deaths, the population of the village next year will be ______.
Environment and Economy
In this 1000 person community, _____ people receive 80 percent of the income; another _____ receive only 2 percent of the income.
_____ people own an automobile (although some own more than one car).
The village has 6 acres of land per person -6000 acres in all-of which:
_____ acres are cropland
_____ acres are pasture
_____ acres are woodland
_____ acres desert, tundra, pavement, and other wasteland.
The village allocates _____ percent of its fertiliser to 40 percent of its cropland - that owned by the richest and best fed 270 people.
The remaining 60 percent of the land, with its _____ percent of the fertiliser, produces _____ percent of the food and feeds 73 percent of the people.
In the village of 1000 people, there are:
_____ refugees driven from home by war or drought.
The village has a total yearly budget, public and private, of over $3million - $3,000 per person if it is distributed evenly (which, as we have already seen, it isn't).
Of the total $3 million:
$_____ goes to weapons and warfare
$_____ to education
$_____ to health care.
The village has buried beneath it enough explosive power in nuclear weapons to blow up itself. These weapons are under the control of _____ people.