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Urbanisation
Urbanisation is the growth in the proportion of a country's population that lives in
urban areas.
Urbanisation is caused by rural-urban migration and a naturally increasing population.
As people migrate to cities the urban population increases. The migrants tend to be
young people looking for work. They may then…

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centuries a number of
developments occurred at around the same time that allowed cities to grow larger than
they had ever had in the past.
These included:
· Agricultural revolution: loss of work and surplus of food for towns
· Industrial processes: labour drawn in from countryside to work…

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Urbanisation
Urbanisation is the growth in the proportion of a country's population that lives in
urban areas.
Urbanisation is caused by rural-urban migration and a naturally increasing population.
As people migrate to cities the urban population increases. The migrants tend to be
young people looking for work. They may then…

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centuries a number of
developments occurred at around the same time that allowed cities to grow larger than
they had ever had in the past.
These included:
· Agricultural revolution: loss of work and surplus of food for towns
· Industrial processes: labour drawn in from countryside to work…

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