Urban growth across the world

What is urbanisation?

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Urbanisation is increasing around the world. What proportion of the world’s population is predicted to live in urban areas by 2050?

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Which type of country is likely to be more urbanised?

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Identify the most urbanised region in the world.

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Urbanisation in HICs tends to be over...

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What is happening to the rate of urbanisation in HICs?

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What term describes an increase in the number of people moving from urban to rural areas?

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Which countries are experiencing rapid urbanisation?

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True or false? Africa’s population is predominantly rural.

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Which three countries are expected to account for 37% of the growth in the world’s population between 2014 and 2050?

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True or false? Urbanisation is one of the most important and challenging trends for the future, creating many issues in both cities and the countryside.

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Which of the following cause urbanisation?

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What causes natural increase?

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Migration from the countryside to cities usually results from push and pull factors. Which of the following are push factors?

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Migration from the countryside to cities usually results from push and pull factors. Which of the following are pull factors?

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What is a megacity?

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How many megacities were there in 2015?

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What is the world’s largest megacity?

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True or false? The growth of megacities in HICs is slowing down.

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There are more mega cities in LICs and NEEs than HICs.

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How many world megacities are there expected to be by 2030?

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Urban growth across the world
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