UK Internal Migration

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UK is divided into 12 _________________ _________ ________.
Economic Planning Regions
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Tendency of UK internal migration
Few jobs > Available, well paid jobs.
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London outflow:
Greatest in country
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London inflow:
2nd highest
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Greatest inflow:
SW Region
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Too much migration into area causes:
strain on infrastructure and local services, e.g health education, water, energy, waste disposal.
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Economic reasons for migration
1) Employment 2) House prices 3) Govt. grants to encourage business to locate in regions with high unemployment. 4) Taxes discourage businesses from region.
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Social reasons for migration
1) Retirement at e.g coastal towns such as Eastbourne
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Political/Economic reasons for migration
Govt relocation of jobs. 500 jobs in educational administration been relocated from Lon to Coventry. By 2010 20 000 government jobs moved out of Lon.
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Tendency of UK internal migration

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London outflow:

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Greatest inflow:

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