The have’s and have not’s LEDC’s tend to have…. MEDC’s tend to have Dependence upon just a few primary products (like cocoa A wide range of goods are exported, including manufactured goods and or timber) for exports services. Not much industry, which means they can’t make many goods .. so have to buy them from other countries – or do without them. …and women the poorest of all, with less education and less chance of paid work … but working very hard without pay. Poor infrastructure, - roads, electricity supplies, water supply and so on … which makes it harder to set up industries. Many people living in great poverty. Great inequality, with most people poor, but a small % … but note that every country in the world has inequality. very wealthy. High unemployment – many people can find no paid work to do. A high % of the population living in rural areas … and surviving by farming.