World cities

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  • World Cities
    • Types of City
      • Millionaire City
        • Over 1million inhabitants
      • Mega City
        • Metropolitan city with over10 million inhabitants
      • World City
        • Acts as a major centre for finance, trade, business, politics, culture and science and mass media serving the whole world.
    • 1960:  9 of the biggest cities were in developing countries, by 2008, 48 out of the 68 cities with over 5 million were in developing countries. Due to high natural increase and very high rural to urban migration.
    • Process of Urbanisation
      • Began in 19th Century when industrialisation drew people to cities for jobs
      • Unemployment in rural areas as machines were used. less than 2% in agriculture
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