Flashcards in 2.2 Internal migration Deck (14)
Movement of people from the countryside to towns and cities.
Process where people move from large urban areas to smaller urban settlements.
Migration within a single urban area.
Migration between different urban areas.
Region of concentrated economic development with advanced systems of infrastructure. Low unemployment and high income.
Region of low or declining economic development. High unemployment and low income.
Barriers between point of origin and destination for migrants.
Money sent home to families by migrants working elsewhere.
Absolute decline in the population of an area, frequently caused by out-migration.
Family life cycle
Various stages families with children pass through over time, with corresponding changes in housing needs.