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Mention the effects of overpopulation in Africa


Mention the effects of overpopulation in Africa



Overpopulation in one way or the other has many adverse effects. Some of the main effects are as follows:
- Increases in noise pollution, water pollution, air pollution, soil contamination.
- Reduction in natural resources.
- Deforestation, changes in atmospheric composition.
- Loss of arable land.
- High infant and child mortality due to poverty.
- Emergence of epidemics and pandemics.
- Standard of living reduced and crime rate increases for survival.
- Increased conflicts over scarce resources.

francis1897 answered the question on January 12, 2023 at 07:53

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