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DefinitionKey Term
MNC stands for...
A piece of land that hasn't been built on but is being considered for development.
Goods that are sent out of a country.
The number of people leaving a country.
An increase in the proportion of people living in urban areas.
Right to vote, free pass and freedom of speech, leading to greater control over who governs you.
OECD stands for...
A peaceful village, generally in the countryside, with a low population and low crime rate.
Goods that are sent into a country.
Access to reliable and affordable sources of energy.
A city with over 10,000,000 people.
The way companies, idea and lifestyles are spreading more and more easily around the world.
Numerous negative factors in one area.
Big schemes and decisions that are made by the national government and/or private companies.
A city with over 1,000,000 people.
Term used for a variety of suburban communities that are generally located very close to a large city.
CBD stands for...
Encouraging people to have fewer children.
The landscape interface between town and country.
The area near the centre of a city, especially when associated with social and economic problems.
Someone who agrees with something in principle as long as it doesn't affect them; acronym for a quote.
DefinitionKey Term
Countries without enough energy for its demands are...
Demands for food exceed the supply.
If a population consists of more young people than elderly people it is...
Improvements made to old houses and industrial buildings.
GDP stands for...
A major centre of global communications, such as an international airport.
The point at which oil production reaches its maximum level and then rapidly declines.
A measure of human demands on the Earth's ecosystem; it compares human demand with planet Earth's ecological capacity to regenerate.
Remote countryside involved in producing raw materials.
TNC stands for...
Including incentives to encourage people to have more children.
Cash-in-hand work; no taxes and unregulated.
A small-scale project where local people are fully involved in the process of decision-making.
HDI stands for...
Food supply meets or exceeds demands.
An area of slum housing in Brazil.
An area of open land around a city, on which building is restricted.
Acronym; examples include Mexico, China and India.
A place exclusively for elderly residents which includes everything its residents could need within a safe and secure environment.
A traditional small community, still reliant on farming and primary industry.
Where more people are choosing to live on the edge of urban areas.
DefinitionKey Term
Rising life expectancy, better healthcare and access to education; improved equality for women and minorities, leading to improved quality of life.
The point of decision; where a decision must be made to deal with population troubles.
Improving an area that has been experiencing a period of decline.
Quirky term given to a situation where emigrants exceed immigrants; an area becomes void of skilled workers.
If an area cannot afford its population, it is...
A place in which you live, such as a town or city.
A busy town or city would be considered an _____ area.
If a population consists of more elderly people than younger people it is...
A place in a former rural area that is now full of commuters.
A piece of land that has previously been built on.
A region based on an urban area; has the majority of services, business and people.
Residential areas or districts situated outside formal city limits.
An increase in the number of people working in primary, secondary and tertiary employment sectors, leading to rising incomes.
Countries with enough or a surplus of energy for its demands are...
NGO stands for...
The number of people entering a country.
To meet the needs of the present without compromising the future generations' ability to meet their own needs.
The area surrounding a city from which a large number of people travel to work each day.
The bigger the population, the faster it has grown.

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