Population, migration and urbanization.

  title={Population, migration and urbanization.},
  journal={Bulletin of the Unesco Regional Office for Education in Asia and the Pacific},
  • Published 1982 in
    Bulletin of the Unesco Regional Office for…
Despite recent estimates that natural increase is becoming a more important component of urban growth than rural urban transfer (excess of inmigrants over outmigrants), the share of migration in the total population growth has been consistently increasing in both developed and developing countries. From a demographic perspective, the migration process involves 3 elements: an area of origin which the mover leaves and where he or she is considered an outmigrant; the destination or place of… CONTINUE READING