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Flashcards in 2B.6 Rural Access Deck (12):
1

Name 3 types of Rural Regions

Remote Rural, Commuter Belt, Accessible Rural

2

Commuter Belt regions are rising in population. T or F?

T - people are leaving behind poor environmental quality in cities

3

What are accessible rural regions also referred to?

Day Tripper Villages

4

Who lives in Rural Remote regions

Elderly population

5

Why are Rural Remote regions bad for a youthful population?

Youth will get bored, smoke, drink and have sex due to lack of leisure activities

6

Remote Rural areas are increasing in population. T or F?

F - victims of urbanisation, not enough services available/employment opportunities

7

Accessible Rural have what kind of housing composition?

Holiday Homes

8

What kind of jobs do accessible rural regions have?

Tourism based jobs

9

Remote Rural areas have a lack of employment, why?

No TNC investment due to a low working age population

10

Rural areas have good transport links. T or F?

F - distinct lack of public transport and also lack of A roads to link towns

11

There is low pollution in Remote Rural regions. T or F?

T - less cars, less industry, less pollution

12

Teenage pregnancy is low in Rural Remote regions. T or F?

F - a high percentage of the youth experience teenage pregnancy because they have little to do (so they have sex)