Growth of the world"s urban and rural population, 1920-2000.
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Growth of the world"s urban and rural population, 1920-2000. by United Nations. Dept. of Economic and Social Affairs.

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Published by United Nations in New York .
Written in English


  • Population.,
  • Population forecasting.

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SeriesIts Population studies,, no. 44, Population studies (New York, N.Y.) ;, no. 44.
LC ClassificationsJX1977 .A2 ST/SOA/ser. A/44
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Paginationvii, 124 p.
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5195251M
LC Control Number75017005

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The ‘Urban Age’ in Question. causing major changes to urban growth rates. (non-rural) population. While the top portion of Figure 5 also depicts the locations and. He even imprisons advocates of population control for being too pessimistic about supposedly dire consequences of out-of-control growth.# URBANISATION *30% of the world’s population now lives in cities (compared with 14% in and 3% in ). *There are 83 cities with a population of over 1 million people (compared with 12 in ). The s was a decade of change, when many Americans owned cars, radios, and telephones for the first time. The cars brought the need for good roads. The radio brought the world closer to home. The telephone connected families and friends. Prosperity was on the rise in cities and towns, and social change flavored the air. A substantial growth. UN-Habitat. (a). State of the World’s Cities / Bridging The Urban Divide. London • Sterling, VA. UN-Habitat. (b). UN Habitat State Of The Worlds Cities / Urban Trends: Million Escape Slums. Cross-currents in global urbanization. Retrieved from Cited by: 2.

A large share of the urban population in cities of more than 10 million inhabitants is only growth promoting in countries with an urban population of million and : Gilles Duranton. have made a major contribution to the sub-fields of urban, rural, and economic. history, and the American history as a whole. David Danbom’s recent works include “Born in the Country”: A History of. Rural America (Johns Hopkins University Press, ). INTRODUCT UN projections show that urbanization combined with the overall growth of the world’s population could add another billion people to urban populations by , with close to Rural population is often isolated and scattered, involved mainly in agriculture without benefits of m o d e m science and technology. Despite the accelerated growth in urban population it is estimated that by the year 2 0 0 0 over 5 9 percent of the developing world's population would still be rural.