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

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