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Demography and economy in a rural community

Miroslava Prazak

Demography and economy in a rural community

by Miroslava Prazak

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Published by Institute for Development Studies, University of Nairobi in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya,
  • Kenya.
    • Subjects:
    • Kuria (African people) -- Economic conditions.,
    • Kuria (African people) -- Social conditions.,
    • Rural development -- Kenya.,
    • Kenya -- Economic conditions.,
    • Kenya -- Population.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 21-23).

      Statementby Miroslava Prazak.
      SeriesWorking paper / Institute for Development Studies, University of Nairobi ;, no. 465, Working paper (University of Nairobi. Institute for Development Studies) ;, no. 465.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC865.A1 W67 no. 465
      The Physical Object
      Pagination23 p. ;
      Number of Pages23
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2024532M
      LC Control Number90980702
      OCLC/WorldCa22866288

      India's largest e-resource of Socio-economic statistical Data. A Comprehensive Insight On Demographics, Industries, Market, Agriculture, Economy and much more.   Rural communities still haven’t recovered the jobs they lost in the recession. Census data show that the rural job market is smaller .

        One example of the impact of population on economic growth can be seen in Detroit, where the local infrastructure suffered dramatically as people moved away. The city filed for bankruptcy in and used the freedom from debt to reinvest in the local economy. But today, government officials still work hard to boost the middle-class population Missing: Demography. Population Growth. The population of Nepal has been steadily rising in recent decades. In the June census, there was a population of about 23 million in Nepal. The population increased by 5 million from the preceding census; the growth rate is %. The current population is roughly 30 million which contributes to an increase of about 3 million people every 5 years.

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