Numbers won't add up under Hanson migrant plan




  1. Find the difference in estimated population from 1997 to 2051.
  2. How many countries have a lower birth-rate than Australia?
  3. What is Australia's projected growth rate?
  4. What is the expected life expectancy for an indigenous Australian man?
  5. What is the expected life expectancy for an indigenous Australian woman?
  6. With the new immigration policy, what is Australia's expected population level in 2051?
  7. Without the new immigration policy, what is Australia's expected population level in 2051?

(Written by Tammy Norris, BTeach student, University of Tasmania, 2001)


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