• 38.85067 Gora (Russian: Гора́) is a rural locality (a village) in Orekhovo-Zuyevsky District of Moscow Oblast, Russia, located some 75 kilometers (47 mi) south-east of Moscow. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kilpyavr (Russian: Килпъявр) is a rural locality (an inhabited locality) in Kolsky District of Murmansk Oblast, Russia, located beyond the Arctic Circle at a height of 114 meters (374 ft) above sea level. (wikipedia.org)
  • inlet) is a rural locality (a settlement) in Pitkyarantsky District of the Republic of Karelia, Russia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Samus (Russian: Самусь) is a rural locality (a settlement) under the administrative jurisdiction of Seversk City Under Oblast Jurisdiction in Tomsk Oblast, Russia, located on the Tom River, 20 kilometers (12 mi) north of Seversk proper. (wikipedia.org)
  • Varzuga (Russian: Варзуга) is the rural locality (a selo) in Tersky District of Murmansk Oblast, Russia, located on the Varzuga River. (wikipedia.org)
  • Omolon (Russian: Омолон) is a rural locality (a selo) in Bilibinsky District of Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, Russia. (wikipedia.org)
  • 41.283 Uglegorsky (Russian: Углегорский) is a rural locality (a settlement) in Tatsinsky District of Rostov Oblast, Russia. (wikipedia.org)
  • 35.017 Tyomkino (Russian: Тёмкино) is a rural locality (a selo) and the administrative center of Tyomkinsky District in Smolensk Oblast of Russia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Batetsky (Russian: Батецкий) is a rural locality (a settlement of rural type) and the administrative center of Batetsky District, Novgorod Oblast, Russia, located in the northwest of the oblast, on the banks of the Udrayka River (a right tributary of the Luga). (wikipedia.org)
  • Afrikanda (Russian: Африканда) is a rural locality (an inhabited locality) in administrative jurisdiction of Polyarnye Zori Town with Jurisdictional Territory in Murmansk Oblast, Russia, located beyond the Arctic Circle on the Kola Peninsula at a height of 140 meters (460 ft) above sea level. (wikipedia.org)
  • Afrikanda used to be classified as an urban-type settlement but was demoted in status to that of a rural locality on January 1, 2005. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sakha: Амма) is a rural locality (a selo) and the administrative center of Amginsky District of the Sakha Republic, Russia, located on the Amga River. (wikipedia.org)
  • It also the only inhabited locality and the administrative center of Amginsky Rural Okrug within Amginsky District. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to Law #173-Z 353-III, Amga is the only inhabited locality on the territory of Amginsky Rural Settlement. (wikipedia.org)
  • 109.900 Bada (Russian: Бада) is a rural locality (a selo) in Khiloksky District of Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia, located along the Khilok River. (wikipedia.org)
  • Krasnousolsky (Russian: Красноусольский) is a rural locality (a selo) and the administrative center of Gafuriysky District in Bashkortostan, Russia. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1997, it was demoted in status back to that of a rural locality. (wikipedia.org)
  • 39.58333 Ryazanskaya (Russian: Ряза́нская) is a rural locality (a stanitsa) in Belorechensky District of Krasnodar Krai, Russia, located on the right bank of the Pshish River, 33 kilometers (21 mi) northwest of Belorechensk. (wikipedia.org)
  • Beloye More (Russian: Бе́лое Мо́ре) is a rural locality (an inhabited locality) in Kandalakshsky District of Murmansk Oblast, Russia, located beyond the Arctic Circle at a height of 17 meters (56 ft) above sea level. (wikipedia.org)
  • 104.417 Urik (Russian: Урик) is a rural locality (a selo) in Irkutsky District of Irkutsk Oblast, Russia, located approximately 18 kilometers (11 mi) from Irkutsk. (wikipedia.org)
  • Founded in 1673, it is the oldest rural locality in Irkutsky District. (wikipedia.org)
  • Family size in rural areas has decreased because a growing share of rural households are headed by older Americans, who are less likely to have children in the household. (prb.org)
  • Demographic composition of farm households and its effect on time allocation ," Journal of Population Economics , Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 9(4), pages 429-439. (repec.org)
  • The proportion of households in remote rural areas which are classed as extreme fuel poor (those which spend more than 20 per cent of income on household fuel) is around four times the proportion in the rest of Scotland. (scotsman.com)
  • Deng sustained Mao's legacy to the extent that he stressed the primacy of agricultural output and encouraged a significant decentralization of decision making in the rural economy teams and individual peasant households. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to 2012 to 2016 American Community Survey (ACS) data, there were 46.2 million older people in the United States, with 10.6 million living in areas designated as rural by the U.S. Census Bureau. (census.gov)
  • Most older people do not live in rural areas and most rural residents are not older. (census.gov)
  • Global population trends have been changing over time, with the urban population growing at a higher rate than that of the rural areas. (worldatlas.com)
  • Indeed, current estimations show that 54% of the world's population live in urban areas, up from only 30% in 1950. (worldatlas.com)
  • Statistical trends show that majority of the countries boasting of the highest number of people residing in the rural areas are found in Africa and Asia. (worldatlas.com)
  • Another category of countries found to have a high incidence of their peoples residing in rural areas are in the Oceania region of the South Pacific to the southeast of Asia. (worldatlas.com)
  • Here, we find Samoa and the Solomon Islands with 80.74% and 78.12% of the population inhabiting rural areas, respectively. (worldatlas.com)
  • One seemingly odd entrant in our list of the top twenty countries with the highest number of people living in the rural areas is the European country of Liechtenstein , the only nation listed from that continent. (worldatlas.com)
  • Across thousands of miles and the Atlantic, with 91.45% of its population dwelling in rural areas, Trinidad and Tobago is also a surprise, considering the country is the wealthiest in the Caribbean region, and ranked world's 40th highest income country. (worldatlas.com)
  • Trinidad and Tobago has the largest rural population in the world, with 91.45% of its population living in rural areas. (worldatlas.com)
  • From our analysis of these statistical trends, we have seen that the majority of the populations of the countries with developing economies are occupants of rural areas. (worldatlas.com)
  • Another important factor contributing to relatively high proportions of rurality in developing countries stems from their typically high rate of population growth, wherein with rural areas birth rates are generally much higher than those seen in urban areas, enhancing disparities in rural-urban population differences. (worldatlas.com)
  • Accordingly, the large portions of the populations in developing countries may choose to live in rural areas for occupational reasons. (worldatlas.com)
  • About 64.8 million people, or 25 percent of the U.S. population, lived in rural areas in 1988, an increase of more than 900,000 from 1987. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • Our spatial analysis indicates that in 2000 over one third of the rural population in developing countries was located on less favored agricultural land and areas, which are constrained by biophysical conditions or poor market access. (repec.org)
  • Reducing poverty will require targeting rural populations in less favored lands and remote areas and encouraging out-migration. (repec.org)
  • This small overall increase continues an upturn in rural population since 2011-12, which stems from increasing rates of net migration from urban (metro) areas. (usda.gov)
  • Since 2011, fewer people have been moving out of rural areas and more people have been moving in. (usda.gov)
  • Definition: Rural population refers to people living in rural areas as defined by national statistical offices. (indexmundi.com)
  • In 2005, the quality of the rural road network was hindered by inadequate reliability, as many of the roads were cut for several days and sometimes weeks, because of severe weather conditions especially in mountainous areas. (worldbank.org)
  • The program was three-fold: expanding the density of the all-weather rural roads network throughout the Kindgom, curbing the accessibility gap between provinces and ensuring the development of an enabling environment for better transport services in rural areas. (worldbank.org)
  • A recent survey of the beneficiaries shows that, thanks to this program, the rate of primary school enrollment in rural areas has substantially increased: an increase of 7.4% in rural girls schooling is particularly encouraging. (worldbank.org)
  • This study should encourage rural health care providers to increase efforts in specific areas of trauma and accident prevention. (aappublications.org)
  • Depending on the definition used-particularly degree of proximity to urban areas-the proportion of the U.S. population described as rural ranges from 17 to 49 percent. (hhs.gov)
  • 150, 151, 152 Rural communities are far from uniform, but they are generally less densely populated and more geographically isolated than urban areas. (hhs.gov)
  • 153 Compared to the rest of the population, people in rural areas are more likely to live in poverty as a result of low wage jobs and less likely to be highly educated. (hhs.gov)
  • 154 Many rural areas face declining numbers due to the out-migration of younger residents. (hhs.gov)
  • A culture of independence and self-reliance in many rural areas presents challenges to the implementation of public health programs, 160 as well as to treatment for mental illness and substance abuse. (hhs.gov)
  • 161 While the prevalence of mental illness does not seem to differ between rural and urban areas (although documentation is poorer in rural areas), suicide rates are higher in rural communities. (hhs.gov)
  • A lack of banking facilities in rural areas means cash continues to dominate. (weforum.org)
  • Digital technologies, such as AI and blockchain, are being used to offer products in rural areas. (weforum.org)
  • Growth in consumption across emerging economies is projected to come largely from rural areas. (weforum.org)
  • Unlike many ageing nations, India will continue to remain a young nation, with a median age of 31 by 2030, and a large part of this young population will be in rural areas. (weforum.org)
  • Moreover, given the lack of adequate banking facilities in rural areas, cash continues to be the preferred mode of transaction. (weforum.org)
  • New digital technologies like big data analytics, machine learning, blockchain, cloud computing and artificial intelligence (AI), are increasingly deployed to offer products beyond cities and in rural areas. (weforum.org)
  • nIndia has 5.1 million people suffering from AIDS, the second highest in the world after South Africa, with an increasing number of victims now in rural areas. (taipeitimes.com)
  • This period may simply be an interruption in suburbanization, or it could turn out to be the end of a major demographic regime that has transformed small towns and rural areas, said John Cromartie, a geographer at the Agriculture Department who analyzed the data. (dailytribune.com)
  • Rural areas, which include manufacturing and farming as well as scenic retirement spots, have seen substantial movement of residents to urban areas before. (dailytribune.com)
  • We hypothesized that mortality would be higher than equivalent populations in urban areas. (nih.gov)
  • This shows that the migration rate from the rural areas to the cities has risen over the years, especially among the youths. (asiaone.com)
  • This is a worrying trend for the Government as we plan to develop the rural areas under the Rural Transformation Plan, which aims to increase the household income to at least RM4,000 (S$1,292)per month by 2020," he said. (asiaone.com)
  • The involvement and commitment of the youth in developing the country, especially in rural areas, is important for generating new ideas, creativity and innovation in the face of globalisation," he added. (asiaone.com)
  • The programme will see 2,664 university students from Universiti Kuala Lumpur and Universiti Malaya coming up with business plans to increase the economic growth of 400 selected rural areas by tapping into natural resources and human capital. (asiaone.com)
  • Some of the most isolated rural areas face a major uphill battle, with a broad area of the country emptying out," said Mark Mather, associate vice president of the Population Reference Bureau, a research group in Washington, D.C. "Many rural areas can't attract workers because there aren't any jobs, and businesses won't relocate there because there aren't enough qualified workers. (fosters.com)
  • Delta Air Lines recently announced it would end flight service to 24 small airports, several of them in the Great Plains, and the U.S. Postal Service is mulling plans to close thousands of branches in mostly rural areas of the country. (fosters.com)
  • Many rural areas, the Great Plains in particular, have been steadily losing population since the 1930s with few signs of the trend slowing in coming decades, according to census figures. (fosters.com)
  • The share of people in rural areas over the past decade fell to 16 percent, passing the previous low of 20 percent in 2000. (fosters.com)
  • Among the struggling rural areas are vast stretches of West Virginia in Appalachia. (fosters.com)
  • Rural" is generally defined as nonmetro areas with fewer than 50,000 people. (fosters.com)
  • Areas that are rural and socially liberal? (city-data.com)
  • Rural areas with lots of hippies? (city-data.com)
  • Are hollowing out rural areas causing urban areas to decline? (city-data.com)
  • NEW DELHI: Fears on the rampant use of pre-natal sex determination technology in rural areas have been confirmed with census data indicating that child sex ratio (CSR) fell far more sharply in villages than in urban areas in the last decade. (unfpa.org)
  • According to provision data on population, though the urban CSR is far worse than that in rural areas, the fall in CSR in rural areas is around four times than that in urban areas. (unfpa.org)
  • Nagaland has the best urban CSR, while in rural areas, the Andaman and Nicobar has the best, indicating yet again that tribal communities have a more egalitarian attitude to girls than other communities. (unfpa.org)
  • The data also highlights that growth rate of population in empowered action group states, including Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Rajashan and Madhya Pradesh, is nearly three times more than rural areas in non-EAG states like Punjab, Kerala, Tamil Nadu. (unfpa.org)
  • The growth rate in EAG states in rural areas is 18.7% as compared to 5.7% in non-EAG states. (unfpa.org)
  • The main reason is the growing awareness level about internet in the rural areas. (siliconindia.com)
  • Finally entertainment is driving the adoption of internet in rural areas with entertainment, communication and instant messaging being the main purposes for access. (siliconindia.com)
  • With majority of India still living in the rural areas, this exponential growth in the rural internet using population presents a huge opportunity for internet service providers. (siliconindia.com)
  • This book provides an overview of rural health in a social disparities framework, providing a strong theoretical and evidence-based rationale for rectifying rural health disparities in the U.S. The book includes a comprehensive examination of critical issues in rural health, and rural health care services, as well as a road map for reducing disparities, building capacity and collaboration, and applying prevention research in rural areas. (ecampus.com)
  • First, fertility rates in rural areas have declined, and rural women now have about the same number of children as urban women. (prb.org)
  • Rural areas also have a higher proportion of people ages 65 and older (15 percent), compared with urban areas (12 percent). (prb.org)
  • However, rural areas characterized by chronic out-migration are unlikely to attract highly educated professionals to provide those services because these areas lack urban amenities, potential marriage partners, good schools, and high-quality health care. (prb.org)
  • Jennifer Van Hook emphasized that nine out of 10 rural areas are more diverse now than they were 20 years ago. (prb.org)
  • Meredith A. Kleykamp reported that U.S. military veterans are disproportionately represented among rural residents: Roughly 18 percent of the total U.S. population lives in rural areas compared with 24 percent of all veterans. (prb.org)
  • Additionally, 36 percent of veterans who use the Veteran's Administration (VA) for health care live in rural areas, and distances to VA facilities pose challenges. (prb.org)
  • Lack of broadband internet in many rural areas limits the promise of telemedicine as a solution. (prb.org)
  • However, information is lacking on what leads rural-origin veterans to return to rural areas or settle elsewhere after they complete their military service. (prb.org)
  • Dr Greaves explained: "The rural diet was often better for the poor in more isolated areas because of payment in kind, notably in grain, potatoes, meat, milk or small patches of land to grow vegetables or to keep animals. (eurekalert.org)
  • Against this background, American cities have exerted a magnetic pull attracting streams of migration from rural to urban areas transforming a predominantly rural society into one in which 75 percent of the people live in urban areas. (powells.com)
  • August Wallmeyer, author of "The Extremes of Virginia," which focuses on the economic development of the state's rural areas, said there are many reasons for the population decrease, such as a lack of economic opportunity and a decline in "low tech" industries such as coal mining, tobacco farming and textile manufacturing. (nbcwashington.com)
  • According to global spatial data sets in 2000 more than one-third of the rural population in developing countries was located on less favored agricultural land and areas. (ssrn.com)
  • Less favored agricultural areas include less favored agricultural lands plus favorable agricultural land that is remote, that is, land in rural areas with high agricultural potential but with limited access. (ssrn.com)
  • Reducing poverty requires targeting rural populations in less favored lands and remote areas, in addition to encouraging out-migration in some areas. (ssrn.com)
  • The "worst of times" story: population declines in rural areas, posing significant political, economic and social challenges for Canada's future. (dal.ca)
  • His work will focus on the population growth in the large metropolitan areas such as Calgary and Miami, in the process examining growth trends of the 50 largest metropolitan areas in the United States and six in Canada (those with a population in excess of one million). (dal.ca)
  • The research was inspired by Dr. Siddiq's concern for the declining population in certain parts of the Maritimes - most notably, areas in Nova Scotia outside of Halifax. (dal.ca)
  • But whether we will continue to be able to sustain viable communities, viable populations, in far-flung areas, is something that causes me great concern. (dal.ca)
  • The Census Bureau's annual county and metropolitan area estimates through 2017 reveal a revival of suburbanization and movement to rural areas along with Snow Belt-to-Sun Belt population shifts. (brookings.edu)
  • If these shifts continue, they could call into question the sharp clustering of the nation's population-in large metropolitan areas and their cities-that characterized the first half of the 2010s. (brookings.edu)
  • During much of this time, small metropolitan areas experienced reduced growth, and non-metropolitan areas registered unprecedented population losses . (brookings.edu)
  • Some of the latter was due to declines in their economies, which were tied to cyclical industries, such as manufacturing and farming, with rural areas recovering especially slowly from the recession in terms of wages and employment . (brookings.edu)
  • This result holds after controlling for other economic variables affecting population migration from rural areas. (repec.org)
  • Family planning supplies would sit in warehouses or overstocked health facilities, while other clinics, especially those in rural areas, would go without. (unfpa.org)
  • According to Rural Scotland Key Facts, fewer residents experience problems such as crime, litter and graffiti compared with those living in more populated areas. (scotsman.com)
  • The population growth is attributed to a higher rate of inward migration in a new document comparing lifestyle, the economy and other aspects of living in rural areas with the rest of Scotland. (scotsman.com)
  • Last year saw the population of remote rural areas rise 0.2 per cent and 0.9 per cent in more accessible rural areas. (scotsman.com)
  • More residents of rural areas are in work, with employment rates higher than in the rest of Scotland. (scotsman.com)
  • However more people in rural areas are outwith a reasonable drive time to key services such as GPs and shops, and fewer people are satisfied with the quality of public transport. (scotsman.com)
  • Rural areas also have an ageing population and fewer children who walk or cycle to school. (scotsman.com)
  • The average property is more expensive and a higher prevalence of second home ownership, particularly in more accessible rural areas, is having an effect on residents' abilities to access housing, the report says. (scotsman.com)
  • Ulaanbataar - The first nationwide study of migration in Mongolia reveals that most of the country's internal migrants over the past 30 years have moved from rural areas to the capital, Ulaanbaatar, causing intensive urbanization and de-population of the countryside. (iom.int)
  • New migrants form almost one third of the population living in these areas and an estimated 40 percent of them are believed to need support. (iom.int)
  • There are very few known initiatives that work with men and boys in rural areas despite this being a priority area for intervention with unique challenges. (endvawnow.org)
  • The NGO Ghamkhori originated with a demand by rural women for help in accessing family planning services, but later expanded to provide health services and non-formal education sessions to support the population to improve their lives in a variety of areas - ranging from political education and public transportation to health-related issues. (endvawnow.org)
  • The ReproSalud project aimed at promoting reproductive and sexual health inPeru 's rural areas and urban slums, and working in 91 districts and eight regions, with teams that spoke the indigenous languages Quechua and Aymara. (endvawnow.org)
  • In fact, as a report from the Center for American Progress (CAP) explains, there are many rural areas in which schools, hospitals, and businesses would have shut their doors if not for an influx of immigrants . (immigrationimpact.com)
  • As the CAP report highlights, the contributions of immigrants to rural areas as a whole go far beyond simply increasing population size. (immigrationimpact.com)
  • There is no shortage of rural communities in which immigrants provide much-needed labor on farms , open new small businesses , and serve as healthcare providers in medically underserved areas. (immigrationimpact.com)
  • While the percentage of American's living outside of urban areas has been declining for some time, overall rural population loss has occurred for the first time since the Census began keeping track, reports the USDA's Economic Research Service. (planetizen.com)
  • Female rural population is the percentage of females who live in rural areas to total population. (tradingeconomics.com)
  • According to IRDAI, it has become compulsory for insurance companies to ensure that people living in rural areas or people working in agricultural sector are able to receive the benefits of insurance as per the Insurance Act, 1938. (bankbazaar.com)
  • Medically underserved patients in rural areas are more vulnerable to poor health outcomes, including the risks associated with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). (cdc.gov)
  • About 7 percent of homeless people live in rural areas, but homeless advocates say services in those areas don't get as much federal funding as they deserve - partly because the number of homeless people might be underestimated. (cpr.org)
  • But in rural areas such as Wyoming and South Dakota where shelter space is scarce, people often crash with friends or stay in cheap motels on cold nights. (cpr.org)
  • Many small rural areas don't have any shelter whatsoever," she says. (cpr.org)
  • Some of the summary areas are iterated for "geographic components" or portions of geographic areas, e.g., the principal city of a metropolitan statistical area (MSA) or the urban and rural portions of a MSA. (umich.edu)
  • This update adds urban and rural population and housing unit counts, summary levels for urban areas and the urban/rural components of census tracts and block groups, geographic components involving urbanized areas and urban clusters, and two new tables (household type by relationship for the population 65 years and over and a new tabulation of the total population by race). (umich.edu)
  • 61.5% of its population lives in rural areas Population density of approximately: 112 inhabitants. (wikipedia.org)
  • Typical rural areas have a low population density and small settlements. (wikipedia.org)
  • Agricultural areas are commonly rural, as are other types of areas such as forest. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rural areas (villages) occupy the remaining 90 percent. (wikipedia.org)
  • The U.S. Census Bureau, the USDA's Economic Research Service, and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) have come together to help define rural areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • United States Census Bureau: The Census Bureau definitions (new to the 2000 census), which are based on population density, defines rural areas as all territory outside Census Bureau-defined urbanized areas and urban clusters. (wikipedia.org)
  • An urbanized area consists of a central surrounding areas whose population ("urban nucleus") is greater than 50,000. (wikipedia.org)
  • areas designated as rural can have population densities as high as 999 per square mile or as low as 1 person per square mile. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rural-urban continuum codes, urban influence code, and rural county typology codes developed by USDA's Economic Research Service (ERS) allow researchers to break out the standard metropolitan and non-metropolitan areas into smaller residential groups. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research shows that the healthcare needs of individuals living in rural areas are different from those in urban areas, and rural areas often suffer from a lack of access to healthcare. (wikipedia.org)
  • People living in rural areas also tend to have poorer socioeconomic conditions, less education, higher rates of tobacco and alcohol use, and higher mortality rates when compared to their urban counterparts. (wikipedia.org)
  • There is no international standard for defining rural areas, and standards may vary even within an individual country. (wikipedia.org)
  • The methodologies used for identifying rural areas include population size, population density, distance from an urban centre, settlement patterns, labor market influences, and postal codes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The reported number of individuals living in rural areas can vary greatly depending on which set of standards is applied. (wikipedia.org)
  • between 17% and 63% of the population may be identified as living in rural areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Studies show that in many parts of the world life expectancy rates are higher in urban areas than in rural areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • For women, life expectancy was also lowest in rural areas, with an average of 81.3 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • Those living in rural areas adjacent to urban centers also experience higher life expectancies (with men at 77.4 years and women at 81.5 years). (wikipedia.org)
  • In China, the life expectancy of females is 73.59 years in urban areas and 72.46 in rural areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Male life expectancy varies from 69.73 years in urban areas and 58.99 in rural areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, there are countries such as the United Kingdom, where life expectancy in rural areas exceeds that of urban areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Life expectancy there is two years greater for men and one-and-a-half years greater for women in rural areas when compared to urban areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • This may be due, in part, to smaller economic disparities in rural areas as well as an increasing number of well-educated and wealthy individuals moving to rural areas in retirement. (wikipedia.org)
  • People in rural areas generally have less access to healthcare than their urban counterparts. (wikipedia.org)
  • There have been increased efforts to attract health professionals to isolated locations, such as increasing the number of medical students from rural areas and improving financial incentives for rural practices. (wikipedia.org)
  • Canadians living in rural areas and small towns have access to half as many physicians (1 per 1000 residents) as their urban counterparts. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over its existence the rural district consisted of the following civil parishes: On 1 April 1974 the Local Government Act 1972 came into effect, reorganising administrative areas throughout England and Wales. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Uganda, NGOs are trying to make contraceptives more available in rural areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is also observed that females have higher prevalence of diabetes than male both in rural and urban areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Low-income populations are still more inclined to source food in these ways, however supermarket growth in both urban and rural areas is cutting off these food sourcing methods and worsening food security. (wikipedia.org)
  • The more built-up urban area that includes Bakersfield and areas immediately around the city, such as East Bakersfield, Oildale and Rosedale, has a population of approximately 464,000. (wikipedia.org)
  • In southern and coastal China, rural areas are developing and, in some areas, statistically approaching urban economies. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the pre-1936 period, the CPC played a major role in transforming rural life in areas it influenced or controlled. (wikipedia.org)
  • China in the early post-1949 period saw increases in mechanization of agriculture, the spread of electricity, running water, and modern technology to rural areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mao noted that most benefits were accruing not to the rural areas, where the vast majority of Chinese still lived, and who were the ostensible focus of the revolution, but to urban centers. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the Great Leap Forward campaign of 1958 to 1961, China's leaders attempted to accelerate collectivization and dramatically increase the pace of industrial production throughout the country, particularly in rural areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Township and Village Enterprises brought industrial production to rural areas-predominantly along the souther coasts-helping open these rural communities to greater economic prosperity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Infrastructure like hospitals, roads, water and sanitation are lacking in rural areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Improved access to credit and new income streams are driving consumption in rural India. (weforum.org)
  • Additionally, those living in rural India are no longer as isolated from their urban counterparts as before, thanks to improved internet access. (weforum.org)
  • India has the world's largest rural population, of 893 million people. (weforum.org)
  • nWhile India's urban healthcare industry has boomed recently with a host of private hospitals offering state-of-the-art services for the cash-rich middle class, rural India remains untouched by the change. (taipeitimes.com)
  • The total number of active Internet users in rural India will increase by 98 percent from 12.1 million (December 2010) to 24 million by December 2011, says a research conducted jointly by Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and IMRB. (siliconindia.com)
  • now 82 percent of the rural India has access to internet from locations inside a 10 kilometer radius. (siliconindia.com)
  • Today, we're going to look at another side of life in India - that of rural and tribal populations. (wbez.org)
  • This paper sheds light on the role of key indicators of rural women's empowerment in India in influencing their risk of experiencing forced sex within marriage. (popcouncil.org)
  • To determine the prevalence and determinants of blood haemoglobin level and mild, moderate, and severe anemia in a sample of adults from rural Tamil Nadu, India. (hindawi.com)
  • Thus, the etiology of anemia in India is multifactorial and population-specific. (hindawi.com)
  • Retrospective analysis of 50 eyes with LIG over a 6-year period between 2005 and 2011 at a tertiary care centre in rural India. (hindawi.com)
  • Bengaluru Rural District is one of the 30 districts in Karnataka, India. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bhairanayakanahalli is a village of Nelamangala subdistrict, Bangalore Rural district in the state of Karnataka, India. (wikipedia.org)
  • We look at some of these countries with high relative rural populations, and some of the factors that contribute to their deviation from settlement norms typical of the 21st Century. (worldatlas.com)
  • A rural area is deemed accessible if it is within a 30-minute drive to a settlement with a population of 10,000 or more. (scotsman.com)
  • Municipally, the village is a part of Davydovsky Rural Settlement (the administrative center of which is the village of Davydovo). (wikipedia.org)
  • Municipally, it is incorporated within and serves as the administrative center of Salminskoye Rural Settlement of Pitkyarantsky Municipal District. (wikipedia.org)
  • Municipally, it is a part and the administrative center of Varzuga Rural Settlement of Tersky Municipal District. (wikipedia.org)
  • Municipally, Omolon is subordinated to Bilibinsky Municipal District and is incorporated as Omolon Rural Settlement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Previously, the Sovkhoz had been in control of all of the major community services, such as power, education, health and other functions, which were now administered individually at rural settlement or district administrative level. (wikipedia.org)
  • The head of the rural settlement is Viktoriya Valbertovna Sirova. (wikipedia.org)
  • Municipally, it is the administrative center of Batetskoye Rural Settlement in Batetsky Municipal District. (wikipedia.org)
  • Численность населения по районам республики на 1 января 2016 года (in Russian) The results of the 2016 estimate are given for Amginsky Rural Settlement, a municipal formation of Amginsky Municipal District. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to Mongolia: Internal Migration Study conducted by the National University of Mongolia, nearly half of the country's population (47 percent) are now living in the capital, up from a little over a quarter (26.8 percent) in 1989. (iom.int)
  • Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 года [All-Union Population Census of 1989] (in Russian). (wikipedia.org)
  • You will learn how to apply concepts of population health in diverse inpatient and outpatient clinical settings with largely underserved urban and rural communities. (umassmed.edu)
  • Lack of resources has prevented many rural communities from developing the environmental workforce needed to address many of their environmental health risks. (hhs.gov)
  • Rural communities along the U.S./Mexico border, where nearly 67 percent of U.S. Hispanic residents live, are affected by social factors related to border crossing. (hhs.gov)
  • Population loss like Sheffield's is happening in small towns across the U.S. "The big picture for all rural communities that don't have a connection to a growing metro area is that they are going to get smaller over time," says Kimberly Zarecor, associate professor of architecture at Iowa State University. (npr.org)
  • Telehealth services are redefining healthcare, helping to fill the gaps faced by rural communities. (insight.com)
  • Implementing SANE Programs in Rural Communities: The West Virginia Regional Mobile SANE Project , OVC, June 2008, NCJ 221749. (ncjrs.gov)
  • The University of Kansas this month opened a new medical school with a class of eight in Salina, a regional hub of nearly 50,000 people, in hopes of supporting nearby rural communities that have no doctors at all. (fosters.com)
  • She noted that veterans who have completed their military service could be an important resource for rural communities, bringing educational skills and leadership experiences. (prb.org)
  • Garkovich argues that migration streams exert a cohesive force, binding American communities together and that such in/out migrations have contributed to a national character based on intermingled rural and urban perspectives. (powells.com)
  • An important tool for students and scholars, this volume will also be of particular interest to those readers studying population migration and rural communities. (powells.com)
  • The Society for Education Welfare and Action, or SEWA Rural , is an organization working to improve the health of communities in the Indian state of Gujarat . (wbez.org)
  • The DRCHSD Program works with rural Delta communities to address health care needs and strengthen the local health care system through comprehensive technical assistance. (ruralcenter.org)
  • In rural communities throughout the United States , immigration has been a demographic lifeline that offsets-at least in part-the dwindling number of native-born Americans. (immigrationimpact.com)
  • The CAP report emphasizes that many rural communities can and do devise smart strategies for integrating newcomers into the fabric of their economy and civic life. (immigrationimpact.com)
  • He points out that many Native Americans travel back and forth between cities and rural communities, and maintain active ties to their ancestral lands even while not occupying them full times. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, many rural communities have a large proportion of elderly people and children. (wikipedia.org)
  • These research efforts are designed to help identify the healthcare needs of rural communities and provide policy solutions to ensure those needs are met. (wikipedia.org)
  • The concept of incorporating the needs of rural communities into government services is sometimes referred to as rural proofing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rural population in Barbados was reported at 195465 in 2016, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources. (tradingeconomics.com)
  • Rural population (% of total population) in Bahamas was reported at 17.05 % in 2016, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources. (tradingeconomics.com)
  • The population of the city of Falls Church grew 5.2 percent between July 1, 2016, and July 1, 2017, the data showed. (nbcwashington.com)
  • Between 20110 and 2016 some 126,143 people arrived at Ulaanbaatar, bringing the total population to 1.4 million, according to the National Statistics Office. (iom.int)
  • Those with an asterisk are also members of Carmarthenshire County Council for the same Rural area unless otherwise stated 2017/18 Cllr John Evans 2016/17 Cllr Stephen M Donoghue 2015/16 Cllr Martin Davies 2014/15 Cllr Lindy J Butler 2013/14 Cllr Thomas J Jones 2012/13 Cllr Tegwen Devischand Census 2001 Statistics Archived 28 September 2007 at the Wayback Machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rural population, on the other hand, refers to the number of people dwelling in these rural regions. (worldatlas.com)
  • For example, in Burundi and Uganda, 88.24% and 84.23% of the people reside in the rural districts. (worldatlas.com)
  • 171 One challenge in examining rural health issues is determining which urban-rural differences are due to distinct rural factors and which are due to the demographics of the people living there, such as employment characteristics and age. (hhs.gov)
  • 15 In one part of Bondo district, 25 000 people are offered free, high-quality care at Lwak Mission Hospital, including admission, as part of population-based infectious disease surveillance. (who.int)
  • The county's population increased by about 100 people from 2010 to 2012, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. (citizensvoice.com)
  • Within a decade, Luzerne County's population increased by about 6,000 people. (citizensvoice.com)
  • So far, WCA has found that the most important factors for population growth are having a city greater than 10,000 people, natural amenities such as lakes, forests or mountains, diverse industries and broadband access. (wisbusiness.com)
  • The rural share is expected to drop further as the U.S. population balloons from 309 million to 400 million by mid-century, leading people to crowd cities and suburbs and fill in the open spaces around them. (fosters.com)
  • Populations that have large shares of people who are old, poor, or minorities have different needs for medical care, legal assistance, and social services. (prb.org)
  • The U.S. rural population currently experiences 100 more deaths per 100,000 people each year than the urban population. (prb.org)
  • People using safely managed sanitation services, rural (% of rural population) in Germany was 91.57 as of 2015. (indexmundi.com)
  • The map below shows how People using basic sanitation services, rural (% of rural population) varies by country. (indexmundi.com)
  • Around 17 per cent of the population lives in rural Scotland, defined as settlements with less than 3,000 people. (scotsman.com)
  • The rural people are mostly agriculturists, although with the advent of SEZs in the area, service and IT industries are booming. (wikipedia.org)
  • By 1862, the population increased slightly to 46 homesteads comprising 389 people (188 male and 201 female). (wikipedia.org)
  • Seven people died in Parkersburg and two in rural New Hartford from injuries sustained when a confirmed EF5 tornado struck the region on May 25, 2008. (wikipedia.org)
  • The district headquarters Lakhisarai is a city with mixed population, the majority being the upper-caste (Bhumihaar-Brahmins) people. (wikipedia.org)
  • In point of fact, the highest rates of rural-urban migration at the present time are taking place in developing countries of Africa and Asia, and these continents' urban populations are projected to surpass the 50% mark by the year 2050. (worldatlas.com)
  • What baby boomers will do will be key to rural migration and growth, said Jason Henderson, a former vice president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City who is now associate dean of the Purdue University College of Agriculture. (dailytribune.com)
  • The out-migration of younger residents seems to have accelerated and a greater percentage of the population is now aging in place. (city-data.com)
  • In the last half-century, migration studies have been the single largest area of rural population research because the consequences of migration on both community population and socioeconomic structure are usually much greater than shifts in mortality and fertility. (powells.com)
  • Chapters three through six detail rural population changes including major migration streams and the factors and outcomes associated with, or attributable to, these movements. (powells.com)
  • The relationships among migration and the other components of population change and their joint effect on the structure of the rural population of the United States are analyzed in this volume. (powells.com)
  • The dissertation then continues by discussing statewide rural residential decision making and place attachment based on data collected by the Nebraska Roots Migration Survey. (unl.edu)
  • Colombia - Rural population - actual values, historical data, forecasts and projections were sourced from the World Bank on April of 2020. (tradingeconomics.com)
  • Aruba - Rural population, male (% of total) - actual values, historical data, forecasts and projections were sourced from the World Bank on February of 2020. (tradingeconomics.com)
  • Although the definition of a rural area varies by region and their ingrained economic concepts, a rural area, in its simplest connotation, can be defined as a geographical region located outside of towns or urban centers. (worldatlas.com)
  • Discusses population health, its definition, fit with the Triple Aim, mechanisms to improve it and model programs. (ruralcenter.org)
  • Of all the rural places that fit this definition and are the focus of the CAP report, 68 percent (or 1,894) have experienced a shrinking population since 1990 due to a declining number of native-born residents. (immigrationimpact.com)
  • Population loss means fewer resources for rural school districts. (clarionledger.com)
  • The majority settled in Ger districts on the outskirts of Ulaanbaatar, which now account for over 60 percent of the city's population but have never been adequately integrated into municipal planning. (iom.int)
  • Unlike many other districts of Preston, the ward of Preston Rural North is parished, in that it has within it parish councils with their own structure and elected councillors. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rural district was abolished, and its area merged with the County Borough of Doncaster and a number of other districts to from the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster, part of the metropolitan county of South Yorkshire. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rural districts in the administrative East, North, and West Ridings. (wikipedia.org)
  • As per the 1991 Census, the total population of the districts stands at 19,49,526 of which the number of males have been recorded as 10,71,913 along with 8,77,613 females. (wikipedia.org)
  • Population is booming in Northern Virginia and shrinking in many rural localities in the southern and southwestern parts of the state, according to data released Thursday by the U.S Census Bureau. (nbcwashington.com)
  • Aprelsk Baday, Russia Biryulka Bolshiye Goly Bolshiye Koty Kezhemsky, Bratsky District Kharantsy, Olkhonsky District Khuzhir, Irkutsk Oblast Kumareyka Nevanka Novaya Uda, Irkutsk Oblast Peschanaya, Irkutsk Oblast Sakhyurta Urik, Irkutsky District Ust-Ordynsky Uzury Yerbogachen Russia portal Lists of rural localities in Russia Russian Federal State Statistics Service (2011). (wikipedia.org)
  • Within smaller, more dispersed rural populations, any changes in the number of births or deaths, or movement in or out of the area impact community and family structures. (powells.com)
  • Northwest Florida has a large rural and medically underserved population, with much of the area being a designated Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) (4). (cdc.gov)
  • One of the community health centers in the Pensacola area is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) that focuses largely on serving the medically underserved population. (cdc.gov)
  • The population was 5,601 at the 2010 census, and the city is part of the Meadville, PA Micropolitan Statistical Area and Erie-Meadville, PA Combined Statistical Area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Llanelli Rural Council governs the area at a community level. (wikipedia.org)
  • The reform in the agricultural sector was the first to be introduced, this reform resulted in the increased yield of agricultural products, specialization, and automation in production, which aided in releasing labor forces in the rural to the urban area to assist industrial developments. (wikipedia.org)
  • People's right to own private properties were removed and people's commune became the production unit in the rural area. (wikipedia.org)
  • The population of the urban area alone at the 2011 census was 4,898. (wikipedia.org)
  • In general, a rural area or countryside is a geographic area that is located outside towns and cities. (wikipedia.org)
  • all population, housing, and territory not included within an urban area. (wikipedia.org)
  • and may contain adjoining territory with at least 500 persons per square mile (other towns outside an urbanized area whose population exceeds 2,500). (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, a metropolitan county is one that contains an urbanized area, or one that has a twenty-five percent commuter rate to an urbanized area regardless of population. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rural area population of the municipality has been declining over the past few years. (wikipedia.org)
  • This population is spread out over 6 townships which are each 6 miles (9.7 km) by 6 miles (9.7 km) in area, for a total RM area of 145,280 acres (587.9 km2). (wikipedia.org)
  • According to "Equity Analysis: Identifying Who Benefits from Family Planning Programs," the main factors that contribute to unavailability of family planning information and modern birth control methods are low education level, young age, and living in a rural area. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Peñascal Wind Power Project was built near Sarita in the early 21st Century and is expected to slightly raise the population of the area. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Bakersfield-Delano Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Kern County, had a 2010 census population of 839,631, making it the 62nd largest metropolitan area in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Murat Rural LLG is a local government area in New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the United States Census Bureau, the town of Rural Hall has a total area of 2.9 square miles (7.4 km2), of which 0.01 square miles (0.02 km2), or 0.32%, is water. (wikipedia.org)
  • The total geographical area of the district sums up to 4548 square kilometers and has a population of 515,963. (wikipedia.org)
  • With a total area of 6,205 square kilometers and a population of 10,66,063. (wikipedia.org)
  • The district occupies an area of 443 km² and has a population of 656,916 (as of 2011). (wikipedia.org)
  • Zarecor argues that towns like Sheffield shouldn't spend money trying to lure new residents to shore up their population numbers. (npr.org)
  • Rural towns are scrambling to attract new residents and stave off heavy funding cuts from financially strapped federal and state governments. (fosters.com)
  • Immigrants and the industries that have attracted them have helped revitalize dying towns such as Worthington, Minn., which lost population in the 1990s but now is 40 percent Hispanic and growing, she explained. (prb.org)
  • After beginning with an introduction to rural population trends and population sustainability in rural towns, this dissertation gives an overview of population change in rural Nebraska towns between 1950 and 2010. (unl.edu)
  • Following a series of maps depicting the changes in rural Nebraska towns between these two censuses, six case studies are used to explore the growth of individual towns. (unl.edu)
  • A discussion on the characteristics of growing rural towns in Nebraska follows these case studies. (unl.edu)
  • Following a comparison of the results from urban and rural survey respondents, the content switches to a focus on rural Nebraskans who have stayed in, or moved back to, the state's rural towns, and discusses differences in residential decision making and place attachment between different genders and age groups. (unl.edu)
  • There are no cities or towns in the Sierra and the small population is largely agricultural. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most of the parish was added to the Brierley Hill Urban District, with Prestwood and Ashwood becoming to the parish of Kinver in the Seisdon Rural District. (wikipedia.org)
  • The former parish of St Stephens by Launceston was abolished in 1894: St Stephens by Launceston Urban became part of the town of Launceston, while St Stephens by Launceston Rural became part of Launceston Rural District. (wikipedia.org)
  • The parish lies immediately north west of the town of Launceston and is bounded to the south by the parishes of Launceston, St Thomas the Apostle Rural, and Lawhitton. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kempston Rural was formed in 1896 when the old parish of Kempston was split into two parts - Kempston urban district (now the town of Kempston), and Kempston Rural parish. (wikipedia.org)
  • Historically Kempston was a large but lightly populated parish, with a decentralised population pattern. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kempston Rural is to the west of the town of Kempston, and comprises approximately the western half of the historical ecclesiastical parish of Kempston. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other semi-forgotten "ends" in Kempston Rural - now represented by just a house or two - include Crow End and Littleworth End, in the Western part of the parish, and Moor End and Mill End, both of which lie to the north of Box End, towards Bromham. (wikipedia.org)
  • Audley Rural is a parish of Staffordshire, England, located four miles to the north-west of the town of Newcastle-under-Lyme. (wikipedia.org)
  • The population of this parish at the 2011 census was 8,437. (wikipedia.org)
  • Belmont Rural Parish was formed 20 years ago and includes 1800 modern houses and a considerable amount of public open space. (wikipedia.org)
  • Belmont Rural is essentially a dormitory parish. (wikipedia.org)
  • This occurrence can be largely attributed to lower social statuses and maternal expectations for rural women, and high illiteracy levels among rural dwellers of developing countries, which often leads to a subsequent lack of knowledge as far as birth control is concerned. (worldatlas.com)
  • The lack of healthcare workers has resulted in unconventional ways of delivering healthcare to rural dwellers, including medical consultations by phone or internet as well as mobile preventative care and treatment programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the major avowed objects of the Communist Party of China (CPC) during its rise to prominence between 1921 and 1949 was the improvement of the standard of living of the average Chinese citizen, the vast majority of whom were rural dwellers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Identity card systems channeled unequal degrees of resources, including food rations, to urbanites and rural dwellers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population. (nationmaster.com)
  • The 220 residents of the rural village now have access to free DVDs, CDs, e-readers, books (about 2,600 books have been catalogued so far, with another 1,000 on the way, the Vermilion Standard reports), and literacy programs. (quillandquire.com)
  • At one time it was said that Titusville had more millionaires per 1,000 population than anywhere else in the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since 1991, The Center has assisted rural citizens, health professionals, educators and policymakers with design and implementation strategies to assure the availability of quality health care. (ruralcenter.org)
  • Despite the global trend towards urbanization, the availability of agricultural work and levels of industrialization help explain why countries like Burundi and Nepal have remained largely rural. (worldatlas.com)
  • With roughly 84% of its citizens remaining rural, Uganda has one of the highest agricultural populations in both Africa and the world. (worldatlas.com)
  • Small settlements and farms scattered over large tracts of mostly agricultural land and forests characterize rural settings. (worldatlas.com)
  • Local Economic Conditions and Wage Labor Decisions of Farm and Rural Nonfarm Couples ," American Journal of Agricultural Economics , Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 73(3), pages 652-670. (repec.org)
  • In this commentary, we share information on what Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Institute of Public Health (FAMU CoPPS, IPH) is doing to continue to sustain patient care services and support to population health in rural northwest Florida. (cdc.gov)
  • China's Rural Reform (also called Agricultural Reform) was one of multiple reforms in China in the year 1978. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rural history emerged as a distinct discipline from Agricultural history in the 1980s and was inspired by the French Annales school which favoured integrating economic, social and political history. (wikipedia.org)
  • Business Expansion With A Rural Flair Growth Afoot Despite. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • The government and regulatory bodies have rolled out several policy and financial initiatives aimed at inclusive rural growth. (weforum.org)
  • Economic impacts of a declining population lead to a shrinking workforce, fewer businesses, fewer jobs, slower income growth and lower net new construction, which affects property tax levels. (wisbusiness.com)
  • Dr. Siddiq notes that while urban growth is not without its challenges-congestion, pollution, traffic and infrastructure, housing and schooling-the increase in population brings with it more business activity and a larger tax base, which can support solutions for addressing those challenges. (dal.ca)
  • The rate of population growth combined with the stagnant economy resulted in the food shortage that formed the basis that triggered the rural reform. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was formed in 1986, when Bengaluru was divided into Bengaluru (Rural) and Bengaluru (Urban). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Bengaluru Rural district is essentially an agriculture district but it has sufficient scope for Industrialisation, Dairy development and Sericulture. (wikipedia.org)
  • There is a proposal by the Government of Karnataka to rename Bengaluru Rural district to Kempe Gowda. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since 2010, Loudoun County's population has increased more than 27 percent, to more than 380,000. (nbcwashington.com)
  • Only after the county's population declined sharply in the 1990s did consolidation and closure of the Glen Rogers High School cause students who attended elementary school outside of Pineville to attend middle or high school in Pineville. (wikipedia.org)
  • This means that a large portion of the rural population did not have access to basic social services, such as education or health, was unable to reach markets and find opportunities. (worldbank.org)
  • The Population-based Urban and Rural Community Health (PURCH) Track prepares medical students to practice successfully in the post-healthcare reform world by training them to manage the health of both individuals and populations. (umassmed.edu)
  • Health care is undergoing a paradigm change-physicians are expected to manage the health of their entire population of patients, providing a continuum of care from prevention to disease management. (umassmed.edu)
  • Doctoring and Clinical Skills, Population Health, and Physical Diagnosis are at the UMMS-Baystate campus. (umassmed.edu)
  • The purpose was to plan better for preventive programs and to help rural health care providers prepare better for these difficult patients. (aappublications.org)
  • The Feasibility of Using Electronic Health Data for Research on Small Populations. (hhs.gov)
  • 157 Rural populations are more likely to report fair to poor health status 158 and to have higher rates of mortality, disability, and smoking and lower rates of physical activity. (hhs.gov)
  • Rural residents in some parts of the country face environmental health risks associated with agriculture, mining, and industrial pollution. (hhs.gov)
  • Despite the known environmental health risks, rural health departments are less likely than urban departments to provide environmental surveillance, inspections, regulation, and licensing services or to employ environmental specialists or epidemiologists. (hhs.gov)
  • Rural health issues differ based on a community's dependence on farming, as well as based on other characteristics. (hhs.gov)
  • There is also an important racial/ethnic component of rural health. (hhs.gov)
  • Merit-based Incentive Payment System Alternative Payment Models that use population health strategies can reduce patient costs and add benefits for hospitals and health systems, Lee McCall, CEO of Neshoba County General Hospital in Philadelphia, MS, and Don Wee, CEO of Tri-State Memorial Hospital in Clarkston, WA, said today during a session at the AHA Rural Health Care Leadership Conference. (aha.org)
  • They shared a number of strategies for better managing population health and navigating value-based reimbursement. (aha.org)
  • Monica L. Wendel, DrPH, MA, is assistant dean for community health systems innovation and director, Center for Community Health Development, Texas AM Health Science Center, School of Rural Public Health. (ecampus.com)
  • Poor, rural societies retaining a more traditional lifestyle where high-quality foods were obtained locally enjoyed the best diet and health in mid-Victorian Britain. (eurekalert.org)
  • Pankaj Shah is co-managing trustee and the director of the community health program at SEWA Rural. (wbez.org)
  • NAM KHOKE VILLAGE, Myanmar - Nan Aye Aye Lwin walked for three hours to reach the Nam Khoke Rural Health Centre. (unfpa.org)
  • At rural health centres, where internet is often inaccessible, the inventory is kept on paper, then reported to the township. (unfpa.org)
  • As the national knowledge center on rural electronic health record adoption, The Center offers comprehensive services targeted at rural hospitals, rural health clinics and state and national HIT programs. (ruralcenter.org)
  • The Center understands that rural health care facilities face unique workforce challenges. (ruralcenter.org)
  • Expertly facilitated services conducted by The Center's staff of national rural health experts will help hospitals and organizations achieve this success. (ruralcenter.org)
  • The Center offers a complete spectrum of rural health performance improvement services. (ruralcenter.org)
  • TASC provides performance improvement resources to CAHs and state Flex Programs on quality, finance, operations, systems of care and population health. (ruralcenter.org)
  • RHI provides technical assistance ( TA ) to over 60 networks in the Development and Allied Health rural health network grant programs. (ruralcenter.org)
  • The Small Rural Hospital Transition ( SRHT ) Project supports small rural hospitals nationally by providing on-site technical assistance to assist bridging the gaps between the current health care system and the newly emerging health care delivery and payment system. (ruralcenter.org)
  • The Associates Program is designed to connect health care organizations and networks with highly qualified rural consultants and technical experts. (ruralcenter.org)
  • The Center's Resource Library features webinars, presentations, articles and toolkits developed by trusted industry leaders to guide and support rural health stakeholders. (ruralcenter.org)
  • Find information about upcoming webinars, workshops and more hosted by The Center or Rural Health Innovations. (ruralcenter.org)
  • Find recordings and resources from recent technical assistance webinars for Rural Network Allied Health Training grantees. (ruralcenter.org)
  • Eligible rural hospital leaders and staff can attend a HELP webinar to learn about current financial, operational and quality performance needs that impact their transition to the new health care environment. (ruralcenter.org)
  • Learn more about Rural Health Innovations, The Center's small business subsidiary. (ruralcenter.org)
  • Navigating the transition from volume to value-based payment and population health within hospitals as well as with the community begins with setting a course based on a strong assessment and good planning. (ruralcenter.org)
  • Learn how to create a healthier and more engaged community by working with The National Rural Health Resource center (The Center). (ruralcenter.org)
  • View resources for Flex Programs to better understand the community needs of their CAHs in order to develop program activities in support of health system development, community engagement and population health improvement. (ruralcenter.org)
  • A better understanding of the relationship between adiposity and the risk of cardiometabolic disease in sub-Saharan African populations will be important for the design and implementation of public health care and prevention programs. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • In medicine, rural health or rural medicine is the interdisciplinary study of health and health care delivery in rural environments. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many countries have made it a priority to increase funding for research on rural health. (wikipedia.org)
  • These efforts have led to the development of several research institutes with rural health mandates, including the Centre for Rural and Northern Health Research in Canada, Countryside Agency in the United Kingdom, the Institute of Rural Health in Australia, and the New Zealand Institute of Rural Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • National Rural Health Mission. (wikipedia.org)
  • But an older, increasingly rural, population requires specialized medical and rehabilitation services, as well as innovative housing and public transportation options. (census.gov)
  • Due to low population densities and poor road conditions, private transport companies would limit their services to basic and once-in-a day pick up. (worldbank.org)
  • The farm economy remains extremely important in some regions, but overall there are more rural workers in manufacturing jobs (19 percent), retail trade (14 percent), and professional services (24 percent) than in farming (4 percent). (prb.org)
  • The lack of consensus makes it difficult to identify the number of individuals who are in need of rural healthcare services. (wikipedia.org)
  • A growing population, limited access to contraception, cultural and religious opposition, poor quality of available services, gender based barriers, and spousal disapproval all contribute to the high "unmet need" for contraception in Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • nLalibati is one of millions of rural Indians who are forced to turn to faith healers and quacks, sometimes with deadly consequences, because of the abysmal quality of healthcare centers in the countryside. (taipeitimes.com)
  • This speaks not only to the humanity of the native-born population in these locales, but to the economic (and demographic) importance of immigrants themselves. (immigrationimpact.com)
  • More than two third of diabetic adults (75%) are from low and middle income countries due to demographic changes, cultural transition and population ageing. (wikipedia.org)