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 ...
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 ...
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 »
World Urbanization Prospects: The 2014 Revision, Highlights (ST/ESA/SER. ....
tinuing urbanization and overall growth of the world's population is projected to ...
Urbanization. More than one half of the world population lives now in urban
areas, and virtually all countries of the world are becoming increasingly
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 [...]
Oct 9, 2015 ... Urbanization — the expansion of cities — is on the rise. People across the globe
are heading into urban areas looking for work, education and ...
Define urbanization: the process by which towns and cities are formed and
become larger as more and more people begin living and working in central ...