Population and Food: Global Trends and Future Prospects

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INDEX

a
access to food 2
accuracy of data 24-5, 27
Afghanistan 50, 66, 84, 147, 180-1
ageing population 104, 195
aggregation of data 26, 56, 103
agricultural data 25-7
AIDS 103, 175
Alexandratos, N. 116
Algeria 44, 55, 86, 89, 178
An Essay on the Principle of Population (Malthus) 3-5, 23, 186
Anderson, J.R. 146
Angola 55, 85
anti-Malthusianism 6-11, 22
Argentina 44, 55, 66, 84-5, 90, 99, 121, 129, 167, 192
Armenia 193
Australia 11, 29, 84, 144, 159, 167, 196-9
Austria 194
availability: calorie 34, 36-9, 93, 95 ;
cereal 40, 46-7 ;
data construction and 2, 203 ;
developing countries 56-7, 206 ;
famine and 74, 104 ;
Far East 185 ;
food 34, 201 ;
Latin America 191-2 ;
Middle East 178 ;
security and 52-3, 55 ;
South Asia 183
Azerbaijan 193

b
balance between population and food 1-2, 4, 11, 18-22
Bangladesh 15, 39, 44-6, 56, 73, 94, 128, 139, 180-4
barley 26, 139, 179, 187
basal metabolic rate (BMR) 35
Binswanger, H.P. 9
biotechnology 97, 158-60, 166, 197
birth rate: death rate/ 5, 12-13, 31 ;
decline 20-1, 50 ;
developing countries 48 ;
education 162 ;
estimation of 25 ;
Far East 32, 186 ;
food crises and 69, 73 ;
Latin America 32, 191 ;
Middle East 32, 179 ;
regional 31-3 ;
South Asia 32, 182-3
Bolivia 39, 191-2
Boserup, Ester 7-8, 10
Botswana 31, 173
Brazil 44, 55, 85, 160, 191-2
Brown, Lester R. 11, 16, 72, 187-8
Burundi 85

c
calorie: intake 27, 33-9, 41-2 ;
per capita supply 47-51
Cambodia 185-6
Cameroon 174
Canada .29, 45, 69, 70, 82, 84, 191, 196-9
carbon dioxide, atmospheric 137, 139, 141-2
Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento de Maiz y Trigo (CIMMYT) 64, 158
Chechnya 193
Chile 55, 192
China 29, 33, 39, 41, 55, 73, 81, 85, 89, 94, 105, 113, 117-19, 139 ,

-223-

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Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • Figures x
  • Tables xii
  • Preface xiv
  • Abbreviations xviii
  • 1 - Pessimists and Optimists 1
  • 2 - Population and Food Today 24
  • 3 - Population and Food: Recent Trends 58
  • 4 - Exploring the Future: Demand and Supply 100
  • 5 - Exploring the Future: Potentials and Constraints 136
  • 6 - Exploring the Future: Regional Vignettes 170
  • 7 - Conclusions, Forecasts, Caveats, Tempered Hope 201
  • Appendix: Country Data and Food Security Index, Around 1990 210
  • Bibliography 212
  • Index 223
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