Population Change Definitions

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Economic Migration
The movement from one area to another for employment
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Rural to Urban Migration
Movement from the countryside to the city
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Urbanisation
The growth of towns and cities
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Push and Pull Factors
Push Factors force people to leave an area whereas Pull Factors are reasons which attract people to an area
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Standard of Living (SOL / Ruler)
Can be measured, usually based on material gains, e.g. money
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Quality of Life
Based on people's feelings about their lives
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Movement from the countryside to the city

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Rural to Urban Migration

Card 3

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The growth of towns and cities

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Card 4

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Push Factors force people to leave an area whereas Pull Factors are reasons which attract people to an area

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Card 5

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Can be measured, usually based on material gains, e.g. money

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