• Geography
  • Published 1985

Data base for the study of migration and urbanisation in India: a critical analysis

@inproceedings{Visaria1985DataBF,
  title={Data base for the study of migration and urbanisation in India: a critical analysis},
  author={Pravin M. Visaria and Deepika Kothari},
  year={1985}
}
The authors critically examine a range of data concerning migration and urbanization in India. They attempt "to identify how far the observed urban growth is attributable to (a) the reclassification of localities from rural to urban (or vice versa); (b) an extension of the boundaries of urban localities; (c) natural increase; and (d) net migration from rural to urban areas." Data are from decennial censuses for the years 1901-1911 national sample surveys unpublished university studies and other… CONTINUE READING

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