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Determinants and impact of rural-urban migration

Sunday M. Essang

Determinants and impact of rural-urban migration

a case study of selected communities in western Nigeria

by Sunday M. Essang

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Published by Department of Agricultural Economics. Michigan State University in East Lansing (Mich.) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

At head of title: African Rural Employment Research Network.

Statementby Sunday M. Essangand Adewale F. Mabawonku.
SeriesAfrican rural employment papers -- 10
ContributionsMabawonku, Adewale.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20668266M

  Singh, S.N. and K.N.S. Yadava (b), “Dimensions of Rural-Urban Migration in India and their Impact on Socio-economic and Demographic Factors”, In: Urbanisation and Regional Development, edited by R.B. Mandal and G.L. Peters, New . The massive labor migration in China has also attracted great research interests among development economists in recent years. The impact of China’s internal migration on migration destinations and the overall economy is enormous as migrants accounted for % of China’s total urban labor force in (Cai, Du, Wang ).Cited by:   Next in importance is the rural-urban migration of males seeking economic gain. The few studies done on migrants' characteristics show migration to be highly selective of age, sex, marital status, education, occupation and caste. The specific role of poverty in causing migration is still under by: 2.


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[Sunday M Essang; Adewale F Mabawonku; Michigan State University. Department of Agricultural Economics,; University of Ibadan. Department of Agricultural Economics,; United States. Agency for International Development,; African Rural Employment Research Network.].

To identify the determinants of rural-urban migration in South Waziristan Agency (SWA) the present study was conducted during The major reasons of rural-urban migration identified during.

SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT OF RURAL-URBAN MIGRATION ON THE RURAL AREAS. The consequences of large-scale movement of population are usually considered in terms of the problems posed by the depopulation of rural areas and the problems created by a large incidence of people into cities.

Basically, the aftermath of such movement is manifold. The objective of the paper is to identify the determinants of rural-urban migration and its consequences for origin and destination to formulate appropriate strategies to reduce the adverse.

Rural–urban migration had stabilized by the end of the millennium, but high levels of mobility between city and country remain, with kin groups attempting to maintain bases in both. In Zambia, urbanization proceeded rapidly during the colonial period, with miners and work-seekers clustering in the ‘Copper belt’ in the north-central Zambia.

Rural-urban migration is a form of so-called internal migration which means a movement within a country and which stays in contrast to international or intercontinental migration. It refers to the movement of people from the countryside respectively the rural areas into the cities, often the metropolitan cities of.

Rural–urban migration is the result of these transformations, and a critical component of urbanisation. The economic benefits of urbanisation are widely recognised at the national level, while the financial and sociocultural benefits of migration and remittances for rural Cited by: This paper examined the effects of rural-urban migration on the rural communities of Southeastern Nigeria.

Data were obtained using mixed methods approach comprising questionnaire surveys and key informant interviews.

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Downloadable (with restrictions). A general global precept is that agglomeration forces lead to migration from rural to urban areas. Yet for much of the time since the early s, more people have moved from metro to nonmetro U.S. counties. The underlying causes of this pattern have changed over time with economic shocks and changing household preferences.

Rural flight (or rural exodus) is the migratory pattern of peoples from rural areas into urban is urbanization seen from the rural perspective. In modern times, it often occurs in a region following the industrialization of agriculture—when fewer people are needed to bring the same amount of agricultural output to market—and related agricultural services and industries are.

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The preceding section highlights the health inequity associated with slums. A social-determinants approach to health takes these observations a step further and emphasizes improving living conditions in such arenas as housing, employment, education, equality, quality of living environment, diet, social support, and health by: The sections on Rural‐Urban Migration and Net Internal Migration and Population Density examine the patterns of redistribution, focusing first on the role of internal migration in urbanisation.

Few countries collect data in a form that clearly allows rigorous measurement and comparison of rural–urban movements so we turn attention to finer Cited by: areas (rural/urban) of the same nation.

Kebele Is the smallest administrative unit in Ethiopia. Migrants People who were born outside Woldiya but presently live in Woldiya. They could be classified by place of birth (rural/urban). Migration Is a process of human mobility involving a permanent.

Rural-urban migration, or internal migration, is in essence a change in the spatial distribution of population in a given country over time. Migration and the change in population distribution are influenced by specific characteristics of the economic development process (Ammassari, ), and by.

Rural urban migration is the movement of people from rural area to urban area for search of high paying non- agricultural employment and other incentives. Searching of jobs in urban areas where opportunities of employment are high due to location of industries in these areas.

Low prices for agricultural product. this makes the income for people. This chapter describes the major characteristics, trends, and differentials, as well as the determinants of internal migration, urbanization, and population distribution, in sub-Saharan Africa by using available data and estimates for at least the last two decades (– and –) and projections for – and into the twenty.

To show a general picture about urbanization and its consequences, we introduce the most common concept of urbanization and review the urbanization history briefly. Dedicated to the development of the urbanization, four mainstream urbanization theories and their respective pros and cons have been discussed.

While urbanization is aFile Size: KB. Internal migration has made a vital contribution to the growth of the urban population over the past two centuries.

This urbanization process is monitored and projected regularly by the United Nations. Table 3 reports summary statistics from the latest evaluation (UN ).In more developed regions, the half century to saw a doubling to million in their urban population, though.

This book analyses China’s HIV/AIDS epidemic, with particular attention to the nature and impact of current economic and social changes and how these changes may be driving the epidemic.

It examines aspects of income and gender inequality; rural-urban migration; commercial sex work; healthcare and civil society organizations. determinants of rural-to-urban migration the migration selection process in rural areas the urban employment and income experience of the migrants the role of urban-based kin the importance of amenities maintenance of rural-urban ties interurban movements the impact of public policy on migration and employment references af'pendixesFile Size: 7MB.

By synthesizing the DEMIG findings previously published as working papers, journal articles, and book chapters, this article aims to enhance insights into the complex causal links between migration policies and migration trends, and particularly to disentangle policy effects from structural migration by: 3.

Abstract. Rural-to-urban migration is a significant driver of urbanization in the developing world. The motivations for rural-to-urban migration typically include economic and educational opportunities, but migrants – most of whom are young adults – may also move for personal by: 4.

Macro-economic analysis of output, employment and migration in Sierra Leone ‎. Habib Tajdin Fatoo - - pages. No preview available - About this book [BOOK] Rural-urban migration in Sierra Leone: determinants and policy implications D Byerlee, JL Tommy, H Fatoo - The initial results are given of findings from a comprehensive study of migration in Sierra.

DEMIG (Determinants of International Migration) has compiled new migration flow, policy and visa databases, and generated a series of theoretical and empirical research future years, DEMIG aims to further expand the geographical and historical coverage of databases, as well as the scope of analysis through international collaborations.

Keywords: Rural-urban migration, Determinants, Migration status, Bangladesh Introduction Migration is a common phenomenon of human being. Rural urban migration is a common part of the internal. There is a large and growing body of research acknowledging the existence of health disparities between foreign-born and native-born populations in many high immigrant receiving countries including Australia [1,2,3,4], the United Kingdom [] and the United States [2,5].In Canada, for example, the initially-strong health status of immigrants declines with time spent in the country [6,7], with Author: Asiya Patel, Jennifer Dean, Sara Edge, Kathi Wilson, Effat Ghassemi.

Informal settlements i.e., slums emerge from the interplay of multidimensional factors related to urbanization and sustainability. While the contribution of urban factors is well understood, the role of external drivers, such as uncontrolled migration to urban areas, is rarely addressed in research or policy-making.

This study develops a novel conceptualization of slums by reviewing the Cited by: 2. Determinants of wage arrears and implications for the socio-economic wellbeing of China's migrant workers: Evidence from Guangdong province which discriminates against rural-urban migrant workers.

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Phan, Ian Coxhead. This book analyses China’s HIV/AIDS epidemic, with particular attention to the nature and impact of current economic and social changes and how these changes may be driving the epidemic. It examines aspects of income and gender inequality; rural-urban migration; commercial sex work; healthcare and civil society by: 6.

It uses data on around 5, Acehnese villages and relates village-level population change to conflict variables, geographic patterns, and traditional socio-economic determinants of migration.

By applying quantile regressions, the push (outflow) factors and the pull (inflow) determinants of migration can also be by:. Get this from a library!

Migration, urbanization, and development: new directions and issues. [Richard E Bilsborrow;] -- International migration and urbanization are key dimensions of the process of socioeconomic development.

The unprecedented movement of peoples within the borders of their own countries is one of the.Rural-urban migration represents one of the significant factors contributing to population growth occurring in cities. Age- and skill-selective migration from rural regions tends to produce an adverse influence on rural demographic structure.

High migration causes serious imbalance in age-sex composition. Rural-urban linkage generally refers to the growing flow of public and private capital, people (migration and commuting) and goods (trade) between urban and rural areas.

It is important to add to these the flow of ideas, the flow of information and diffusion of innovation. Adequate infrastructure such as transportation, communication, energy and basic services is the backbone of the urban.