World Urbanization Prospects: The 2003 Revision
United Nations Publications, 2004 - 323 էջ
This publication presents estimates and projections for the period 1950-2030, on the size and growth of urban and rural populations for all countries and for all urban agglomerations that had at least 750,000 inhabitants in 2000. Apart from the statistics presented, it also analyzes the prospects of urbanization and city growth in the world; describes the methodology used for estimations and projections; and lists the sources of data that underlie the estimation of urban population. This revision updates and supersedes previous estimates and projections published by the United Nations.
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URBAN AND RURAL POPULATION GROWTH AND WORLD URBANIZATION PROSPECTS
Urbanization patterns and urban and rural population growth at the country level
Population growth in cities
The urban hierarchy
Procedures to estimate and project the population of urban areas and urban
The projection of city populations
Affairs/Population Division Table Africa agglomerations Population agglomerations with 750,000 Argentina Asia Average annual rate Bangladesh Brazil Caribbean Censuses of 1950 China City proper Congo countries or areas county-level cities Definition Department of Economic developed countries Distribution of countries Economic and Social Estimates and projections Estimates for 1950 Ethiopia Europe expected fewer Hong Kong SAR includes India Indonesia Interquartile range Islands Japan Latin America less developed regions level of urbanization living in urban major area median mega-cities million inhabitants million Number Nigeria Northern America Number of agglomerations Oceania Pakistan Percentage of total Percentage urban Population in urban population living population residing primate cities proportion urban quartile rate of change rate of urbanization Republic of Korea rural population growth Russian Federation Social Affairs/Population Division Sources of data Statistical concept tion total population United Nations Department Upper quartile Urban agglomeration urban areas Percentage urban settlements world population world urban world's urban population