Countries do not all have the same development. There are many differences between an African country and a European country. So what is the difference between a developed country and a developing country?
Developed countries are countries where the industry began to develop since the eighteenth century.Industrial activity has improved the living conditions of these countries population.Few people work in agriculture.Most of these countries are located in the northern hemisphere.They are also known as industrialized countries, rich countries or the Northern countries.
In developing countries the industry only became important after WW II.Due to the lower technological development, most of the population works in agriculture.Thus, these countries have problems with feeding, health care and education.Most countries in the world belong to this group.80% of world population lives in these countries.Developing countries are also known as poor countries, countries of the South or Third World countries.