Well I think the attached may well be of interest to those following events in Egypt closely!
List of sovereign states and dependent territories by fertility rate – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
I do not have expertise in drawing conclusions from graphs and charts. Hey once did some regression analysis but long long ago.
Whatever the impact of the numbers expressed in the above information from Wikepedi I do know that social vulnerability and this also includes specific metrics like transportation dependency are important factors in planing for response and recovery to disasters. I just reviewed FEMA’s CPG 302 on Special Populations and found it very strange issued by the Privacy and Civil Liberties officials in FEMA.
So draw your own conclusions from the article. I think there are significant conclusions to be drawn just not by me.