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  • Decline
  • Rural Population Decline in the 1980s: Impacts of Farm Structure and Federal Farm Programs ," American Journal of Agricultural Economics , Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 78(3), pages 517-529. (repec.org)
  • Counties in the Great Plains and Corn Belt have seen population losses for decades, Cromartie says, but what's new is the decreases extending into the Eastern U.S. Only four counties in that region showed population growth, thanks to a decline in those living in the suburbs and the loss of manufacturing jobs. (kmuw.org)
  • towns
  • It still uses the town classification standards of 1964, which also include rural population in what is now established towns. (china-profile.com)
  • They are essentially farmers, who have moved to towns and suburbs and changed their household registration from village to town - but they are essentially rural people. (china-profile.com)
  • Today, China needs cheap rural labor in towns and cities and has therefore gradually loosened the strict rules of household registration. (china-profile.com)
  • decrease
  • The total included approximately 4.95 million living on farms, or 2 percent of the population, a decrease of 35,000 from the previous year. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • If that age-specific mortality pattern continues, it will not only decrease the overall population, but also increase the amount of those dependent on the social system, as there will be fewer people working, Cromartie says. (kmuw.org)
  • poor rural
  • 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)
  • Such changes in Victorian society were forerunners of the dietary delocalisation that has occurred across the world, which has often led to a deterioration of diversity of locally produced food and reduced the quality of diet for poor rural populations. (eurekalert.org)
  • roads
  • In 1995, the government launched a nation-wide program with the assistance of the World Bank to improve access to roads for the rural population. (worldbank.org)
  • It also aimed to give greater voice to the populations and local authorities for the selection of priority roads and greater autonomy to manage all implementation aspects on the ground. (worldbank.org)
  • With over 13 years of implementation, the program managed to improve 15,500 km of rural roads, particularly in the most-underserved regions of Morocco, thereby increasing from 54% to almost 80% the share of the rural population having access to an all-weather road. (worldbank.org)
  • ECONOMICS
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Local Economic Conditions and Wage Labor Decisions of Farm and Rural Nonfarm Couples ," Staff General Research Papers Archive 10988, Iowa State University, Department of Economics. (repec.org)
  • programme
  • The main objective of the programme is to make sure that the rural families involved are provided with working capital and assistance in the form of income generating assets, etc. (bankbazaar.com)
  • agriculture
  • A minimum of 75% of the male working population must be engaged in agriculture related work. (bankbazaar.com)
  • Some writers argue that these payments stem the movement of labor out of agriculture, ultimately reducing the pace of rural depopulation. (repec.org)
  • Lack of agricultural technology, droughts, floods, and agriculture temperature shocks[clarification needed] severely endanger the living standards of most of the population and create huge increases in unemployment, hunger, malnutrition and starvation, and diseases rates. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rural population depends on agriculture. (wikipedia.org)
  • access
  • As an institution that is mandated to provide access to electricity to the bulk of the population and the fact that we have set a target for 2040, we must set goals and achieve them. (independent.co.ug)
  • In Morocco, only 54% of the rural population had access to an all-weather road in 2005. (worldbank.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)
  • Consequently, in 2005, the government decided to ambitiously broaden the objectives of its program to provide most of the rural population with access to an all-weather road. (worldbank.org)
  • Subjects
  • Although the military victory of the absolutist city authorities was complete, the war had also shown them that they depended very much on their rural subjects. (wikipedia.org)
  • social
  • The Indian law states that insurance companies should be accommodative of persons in the rural sector or social sector, persons in the economically vulnerable or backward classes of the society, workers in the unorganised or informal sector etc. (as specified by the IRDA). (bankbazaar.com)
  • Annually the Russian population of the borderland suffered from Tatar invasions and tens of thousands of noblemen protected the southern borderland (a heavy burden for the state), which slowed its social and economic development and expanded the taxation of peasantry. (wikipedia.org)
  • Further complexity is lent by the great variation that occurs across this population on social parameters such as income and education. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • Perhaps some 65 million of this 'floating population' are true migrant workers, who spend some time in a big city to earn money but still have a significant income from farming. (china-profile.com)
  • locally
  • The peasant-style culture of the rural poor in more isolated regions provided abundant locally produced cheap foodstuffs such as potatoes, vegetables, whole grains, milk and fish. (eurekalert.org)
  • Health
  • 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)
  • Examines the differences in health between rural and urban Canadians. (cwhn.ca)