the act or fact of urbanizing
, or taking on the characteristics of a city: Urbanization has led to more air pollution and increasing childhood asthma.
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 ...
Much of this urbanization will unfold in Africa and Asia, bringing huge social, ...
Urbanization has the potential to usher in a new era of well-being, resource ...
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 [...]
Definition: An increase of people moving to urban
areas or the increased development of an urban
Las Vegas has seen increased urbanization
over the past few decades as the nation's fastest growing city. More »
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 ...
Jun 12, 2015 ... Broadly speaking, the researchers find urbanization to be associated with
economic growth over the past five centuries, as the chart below from ...
Urbanization. More than one half of the world population lives now in urban
areas, and virtually all countries of the world are becoming increasingly
ST/ESA/SER.A/352. Department of Economic and Social Affairs. World
Urbanization Prospects. The 2014 Revision. Highlights asdf. United Nations.
New York ...
the process by which towns and cities are formed and become larger as more
and more people begin living and working in central areas. How we introduced ...