Urbanization is a population shift from rural to urban areas, "the gradual increase
in the proportion of people living in urban areas", and the ways in which each ...
Urbanization has the potential to usher in a new era of well-being, resource
efficiency and economic growth. But cities are also home to high concentrations
the process by which towns and cities are formed and become larger as more
and more people begin living and working in central areas. Source: ...
Urbanization refers to the increasing number of people that live in urban areas. It
predominantly results in the physical growth of urban areas, be it horizontal or ...
The Population Division of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the
United Nations has been issuing, since 1988, every two years revised estimates
World Urbanization Prospects: The 2014 Revision, Highlights (ST/ESA/SER. ....
tinuing urbanization and overall growth of the world's population is projected to ...
Urbanization definition, the act or fact of urbanizing, or taking on the
characteristics of a city: Urbanization has led to more air pollution and increasing
Feb 24, 2015 ... ... number is expected to double by 2050. The trend towards urbanization is only
accelerating and 96 percent of all urbanization by 2030 will [...]
Urbanization is the process by which rural communities grow to form cities, or
urban centers, and, by extension, the growth and expansion of those cities.
Definition of urbanization: An increase in a population in cities and towns versus
rural areas. Urbanization began during the industrial revolution, when workers ...