Urbinisation

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  • Created on: 13-05-14 21:01
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  • Urbinisation
    • Caused by rural-urban migration
      • Why people in rich countries move rural to urban
        • Occurred mostly during Industrial and Agricultural Revolution
        • Redevelopment of rural areas
      • Why people in poor countries move from rural to cities
        • Shortages of services (education, water)
        • Believe standard of living is better
        • More jobs
    • Happening fastest in poor countries
      • Population of richer countries live in urban areas already (80% of UK population)
      • Not many in poor countries live in urban areas (25% of Bangladesh)

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