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Human and physical factors of population distribution


Which conclusion BEST illustrates the impact of both human and physical factors on population distributions?


As humans produce more $C{ O }_{ 2 }$, climates change, ice-caps melt, ocean temperatures increase, and sea levels rise. Knowing this, the government of Bangladesh encourages citizens to migrate northward.


Areas rich in natural resources, like petroleum, iron ore, and copper, tend to be more densely populated in South Sudan.


The population in India is less concentrated in the highlands of the Himalayans and more concentrated on the lowlands near the Ganges River Valley.


Due to political unrest and unstable governments, refugees from Afghanistan flee to neighboring countries, making them more dense.


Even though Europe is highly urbanized, some Scandanavians prefer to remain isolated from densely populated regions.