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

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