urbanisation keywords

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  • urbanisation keywords
    • urbanisation
      • the growth in the PROPORTION of people living in the cities
    • rural-urban migration
      • the movement of people from countryside to the cities
    • natural increase
      • when the birth-rate is higher than the death rate
    • land uses
      • what is in the area or on the land
    • functions
      • what the purpose of the land is
    • density
      • how spread it is
    • greenfield sites
      • new land
    • brownfield site
      • land already been built on before
    • segregation
      • occurs where people of a particular faith or ethnic group decide to live separate from society with their own groups
    • informal sector
      • the part of the economy where jobs are made by people to try to get an income
    • squatter settlements
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