It has created enormous cities, has greatly increased the urban population
as compared with the rural, and has thus rescued a considerable part of the population from the idiocy of rural life.
The state government has reported that urban population
in Uttar Pradesh has increased from 190 lakhs (excluding that of present Uttarakhand) in 1981 to 445 lakhs in 2011, now accounting for 12% of countrys urban population
LAHORE -- Lahore High Court (LHC) Chief Justice Manzoor Ahmad Malik has constituted a full bench to hear a case filed against the setting up of a coal power plant in the urban population
According to figures assembled by the World Bank, Iran's urban population
has held steady at about 70 percent the last few years after rising steadily for a century.
With the world's urban population
set to soar by 2.
The world's urban population
is expected to grow by 2,600,000,000 by 2050, bringing the total number of urbanites to 6,300,000,000, according to research conducted by the Worldwatch Institute, Washington, D.
This contains urban population
count, and annual urban population
growth percentage for all countries for the year 2010.
In less than 10 years, Africa's urban population
Is set to increase threefold and hit 1.
103 Table: Belize's Rural And Urban Population
, 1990-2020 .
Summary: Figures released by the United National Department of Economic and Social Affairs projected Lebanon's urban population
to represent 87.
The UN report further predicts that India would add the highest number of people to its urban population
by 2050, beating even China.
Wilmoth said that "in 1990 there were just 10 megacities, defined as urban agglomerations with more than 10 million inhabitants" while today "there are 28 such megacities worldwide, representing 12 percent of the world's urban population