Tuesday, May 02, 2006

Urbanization: Cities matter

In 1900, just 14% of the world’s population lived in cities. By 2000, 47% had moved into cities, and projections are 60% within 25 years (2030). Source.

3 Comments:

At 5/02/2006 06:46:00 PM, Blogger urBenLA said...

wow, what a great stat. hope you don't mind if I put it on the homepage and give you credit for finding it.

 
At 5/02/2006 11:09:00 PM, Blogger Jeremy Del Rio said...

Go for it.

 
At 5/08/2006 06:23:00 AM, Anonymous fernando said...

and 1 in 12 people in the world live in an Indian village.

the missionfield is cities and villages but the Church is so obsessed about the suburbs. something is not right.

 

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