• Chandigarh, being the first planned city of India post-independence, has always been on the top in terms of urban and modern development. (realestateindia.com)
  • Lancaster County's Amish population reached 33,143 in 2018, up 3.2 percent from the previous year, according to Elizabethtown College researchers. (pressherald.com)
  • Estimates of the world's urban population would change significantly if China, India, and a few other populous nations were to change their definition of urban centers. (indexmundi.com)
  • Some worry that these declining villages and towns are being left by the wayside as the nation heads towards urban centers. (planetizen.com)
  • Given the unplanned, unregulated, and largely uninterrupted flow of people into urban centers, there is an increasingly urgent need to recognize and understand the fact that slum residents are indeed facing a medical humanitarian crisis. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • The World Bank's East Asia and the Pacific Region, the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR), and the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UN/ISDR) have teamed up to produce a guide to understanding climate change and multi-hazard risk reduction, in which a range of solutions tailored to East Asia's urban centers is provided. (preventionweb.net)
  • Half of the urban development occurs outside of urban centers. (usda.gov)
  • A cross-sectional household survey based on the World Health Organization Ear and Hearing Disorders Survey Protocol was conducted in 298 households in the urban area of Monte Negro, Rondonia, Northern Brazil, from 2005 to 2007. (scielo.br)
  • The urban population in 2014 accounted for 54% of the total global population, up from 34% in 1960, and continues to grow. (who.int)
  • In the period 1930-1960, Raleigh increased in population by 151 per cent, in area by 376 per cent, and in employment by 134 per cent. (jhu.edu)
  • The population of Raleigh increased to 93,931 in 1960 with a city area of 33.646 square miles, which more than doubled the 1940 population and tripled the city area. (jhu.edu)
  • He is also a member of the city's Urban Deer Task Force. (krcc.org)
  • Conducting deer counts twice annually is important due diligence under the City's urban deer management strategy and consistent with the approaches taken by other municipalities dealing with this issue," said Anthony Haddad, Director of Development Services. (penticton.ca)
  • As early as 2002, city leaders acknowledged that the recovery of the American Rust Belt city's lost population was a quixotic policy goal, and instead crafted a more grounded narrative around shrinkage as a catalyst for improving quality of life. (asiancorrespondent.com)
  • Demographia also uses small area population data, where available, to match population estimates to urbanized land area. (wikipedia.org)
  • This interactive visualization presents population data and projections for the world's 590 most populated, showing how their populations compare to one another over time. (planetizen.com)
  • Since 1966, researchers at the Carolina Population Center have pioneered data collection and research techniques that move population science forward by emphasizing life course approaches, longitudinal surveys, the integration of biological measurement into social surveys, and attention to context and environment. (unc.edu)
  • Since then, Oak Bay has worked with veterinarians and scientists of the Urban Wildlife Stewardship Society to gather data on the animals and develop a plan to management of the population. (thestar.com)
  • This article is provided from a perspective of COVID-19 death rates by categories of county urban, rather than total county densities, through July 8, 2020, based on data published by USAFacts.org . (newgeography.com)
  • They facilitate the discussions between cities and urban communities, and so, in their work, they started collecting a lot of data regarding what could be important for where these programs can be established or be successful, but they didn't know what to do with all of that data and it was getting kind of overwhelming. (unco.edu)
  • For references , please go to https://www.eea.europa.eu/data-and-maps/daviz/percentage-of-urban-population-in-12 or scan the QR code. (europa.eu)
  • The list is based on data from Statistics Finland that defines an urban area as a cluster of buildings with at least 200 inhabitants where the distance between buildings does not exceed 200 metres. (wn.com)
  • The paper uses Granger causality models and data on transportation and urban development to measure the co-development of these factors in the city between 1881 and 2013. (brown.edu)
  • The global urban population is expected to grow approximately 1.84% per year between 2015 and 2020, 1.63% per year between 2020 and 2025, and 1.44% per year between 2025 and 2030. (who.int)
  • The health departments of the nation's largest cities play a central role in developing innovative population health strategies for improving public health across the United States, according to a special January issue of the Journal of Public Health Management and Practice . (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Indeed, cities are at the forefront in extending public health and social policy to realize changes in our environment abetting population health,' according to a commentary by Lloyd F. Novick, MD, MPH, Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The 15 articles in the special issue highlight the efforts of urban public health departments in designing new approaches designed to make cities healthier places to live. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Aro compared population information provided by Statistics Finland concerning the country's 20 largest cities in 2000-2006. (amren.com)
  • The author of the 'The Rise of the Creative Class' and the 'New Urban Crisis' says cities have had their moment. (planetizen.com)
  • As more people worldwide live in cities, increasingly we need to understand how cities and city living affect population health. (springer.com)
  • A unique professional idea book, research resource, and teaching text, the Handbook of Urban Health challenges readers to consider the role that cities plays in shaping population health and to generate solutions that can make cities healthier places for all those who live there. (springer.com)
  • Promoting health in cities requires an appreciation of the multiple levels of determinants that shape population health, and this handbook is a good starting point for such appreciation. (springer.com)
  • Speaking at a recent World Bank event, Lewis Dijkstra of the Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy at the European Commission (whose presentation contains updated EC estimates ) said that a "harmonised" and "people-based definition" of cities enables effective monitoring of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). (rics.org)
  • Will Haynes of Sustrans on how to retrofit our cities streets to enable faster, cheaper, more reliable urban journeys that can improve health. (rics.org)
  • A Spatial Analysis of Urban Population Distribution in Raleigh, North Carolina Chittaranjan Pathak Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur Raleigh is the easternmost city of the so-called "Piedmont Crescent," a string of small- to medium-size cities along a semi-circular course extending westward from Raleigh through Greensboro, Charlotte, and into South Carolina. (jhu.edu)
  • These cities, interconnected by railroads and by state, interstate and federal highways, are spreading along the transportation lines-as well as laterally-with a tendency to form a continuous chain of urban development (Fig. 1). (jhu.edu)
  • Population is one of the two central variables which can be employed to explore the dynamics of cities [ 9 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • The first is to reveal the locality and localization of urban population evolution, which is very important for simulating spatial complexity of cities through computers. (hindawi.com)
  • They need to 'climate-proof' the cities to protect the urban population and property from extreme weather induced by climate change. (preventionweb.net)
  • With more people moving into the cities each month, East Asia's urban population is expected to double by 2030. (preventionweb.net)
  • Once restricted to the western plains, coyote populations are surging in cities across the U.S. They are master adapters who have learned to survive in urban environments - a recent study found coyotes present in 96 out of 105 cities surveyed . (hcn.org)
  • By 2060, around two-thirds of the world's population will live in cities and will need sustainable drinking water. (unco.edu)
  • A couple of reasons why we are interested in this work is that by 2060, about two-thirds of the world's population are going to be living in cities. (unco.edu)
  • Now the Farmington-based conglomerate is teaming up with National Geographic to show how advocates, scientists and businesses can develop technology to protect the air, land and water as the world's rising population reshapes cities. (lmtonline.com)
  • Keynote statement by Dr. Natalia Kanem, UNFPA Executive Director, at the 14th International Inter-Ministerial Conference on Population and Development, Technical Session on "Improving Maternal and Child Health in the Urban Context: Sustainable Cities, Human Mobility and International Migration", Yogyakarta, Indonesia. (unfpa.org)
  • From their communities to their capital cities, young people everywhere are demanding their rights, as affirmed 25 years ago at the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) in Cairo. (unfpa.org)
  • The study reveals the majority (57 per cent) of the global urban population remains unconnected, with more than a third (37 per cent) living in some of the world's wealthiest cities. (advanced-television.com)
  • And while this divide generally mirrors socioeconomic trends around the world, there are surprisingly high levels of urban unconnected citizens in major cities," said Shrikant Shenwai, CEO of the Wireless Broadband Alliance. (advanced-television.com)
  • African Americans in major U.S. cities are often younger and more likely to be female than their white urban counterparts. (prb.org)
  • Examining smart cities in the context of population shrinkage presents opportunities to explore some interesting frontiers. (asiancorrespondent.com)
  • While it is farcical to imagine a fully urbanised planet in a literal sense, it is not a stretch to anticipate an urban dystopia in which the feudal and exploitative relationship between shrinking peripheral cities and booming core cities mirrors that between wage workers and the economic elite. (asiancorrespondent.com)
  • 18 January -- Just over 680 million now live in cities - 51.27 per cent of China's entire population of nearly 1.35 billion. (citiesalliance.org)
  • But as school populations grow nationwide, school districts - especially in big cities - are struggling to find ways to lure new teachers and keep them there. (nevadaappeal.com)
  • MSF has been responding to urban health problems in a host of different ways-treating malnourished children in Dhaka, responding to cholera outbreaks and sexual violence in Port-au-Prince, and providing medical care to vulnerable migrant populations in central Johannesburg, to name just a few examples. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • Researchers from NCAR's IAM group and the City University of New York Institute for Demographic Research developed a new set of global, spatially explicit population scenarios that are consistent with the new Shared Socioeconomic Pathways (SSPs). (ucar.edu)
  • Rather than projecting when the 50 million milestone will be reached, demographic and political indicators predict the state's population is more likely to decline, according to Joe Mathews of Zócalo Public Square. (planetizen.com)
  • The individual experience of these macro demographic trends is something UNFPA has thought a lot about, as we combat conventional wisdom on the challenges of population, and speak to the importance of investing in the dignity, human rights and capabilities of all people. (unfpa.org)
  • One of the defining aspects of an urban flâneur is the activity of strolling down streets, stopping in cafes, observing people and thoughtfully contemplating the totality of the present urban environment that sh(e is immersed. (pearltrees.com)
  • To an urban flâneur, the urban environment is multi-layered and not just a collection of houses, shops, streets, or factories, but a dynamic entity in which people conduct their lives and experience the world outside of them. (pearltrees.com)
  • We see that the worst scenario for 2090 affects 217 billion people - that's a third of Africa's urban population potentially exposed on a daily basis! (eurekalert.org)
  • It is hoped that this book will not sit closed on reference shelves but lie open on desks as it is used to improve the health of all people in our urban world. (springer.com)
  • The housing need for Indigenous people living off-reserve in Canada is 47 per cent higher than the overall population," says Justin Marchand, executive director of the non-profit Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services (OAHS), which is headquartered in Sault Ste. Marie. (tvo.org)
  • While Indigenous people make up less than 4 per cent of the total population in Ontario, they make up 25 per cent of Niagara's homeless population, 24 per cent of Ottawa's, and 37 per cent of Sault Ste. Marie's. (tvo.org)
  • Urban deer can be aggressive toward people or pets, especially during fawning season, and the animals also munch on gardens and can create unexpected hazards for drivers and cyclists. (thestar.com)
  • Featuring the work of award-winning NOOR photographers, Urban Survivors lets the visitor discover more about the daily lives of people in these slums, the humanitarian issues they face, and what MSF is doing to address these problems. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • And is there a population limit at which people say, 'we've got to build better communities than this? (cyburbia.org)
  • Hearing impairment is the most frequent sensorial disorder for the general population, affecting over 250 million people worldwide, approximately 4.2% of the world's population. (scielo.br)
  • Iskandar's population of 1.3 million people in 2010 is expected to reach 3 million by 2025. (innovations-report.com)
  • Search the definitive online directory of academic programs in urban planning and related fields. (planetizen.com)
  • They are now quickly spreading to Espoo and Vantaa in search of new territory to sustain their growing population. (yle.fi)
  • In this study, we examined and compared the distribution of hepatic triglyceride content (HTGC) in 2,287 subjects from a multiethnic, population-based sample (32.1% white, 48.3% black, and 17.5% Hispanic) using proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy. (nih.gov)
  • The Amish population in Pennsylvania's Lancaster County is continuing to grow each year, despite the encroachment of urban sprawl on their communities. (pressherald.com)
  • Findings confirm the hypothesis that the peripheral urban sprawl of São Paulo is related to road transportation deployment. (brown.edu)
  • Trolleys and railways stimulated land development in the early twentieth century, but over time the city moved forward, and the mass transit network was no longer capable of following São Paulo's urban sprawl. (brown.edu)
  • Are you suggesting that there may come a time when the U.S. will have to regulate its population in the same way that China does? (cyburbia.org)
  • Many states have considered reintroducing hunting and trapping to help regulate growing populations.A New Hampshire proposal to offer 50 permits annually was withdrawn last year, over concerns that bobcat traps could ensnare Canada lynx, considered threatened under the Endangered Species Act.In Illinois, however, hunting and trapping resumed last year. (wmur.com)
  • Cleveland Metroparks has partnered with researchers at Michigan State University to launch a long-term urban wildlife project throughout the Metroparks system. (clevelandmetroparks.com)
  • Collaboratively, we have deployed more than 100 camera traps that non-invasively sample wildlife populations by taking pictures of animals as they trigger the cameras by their motion and body heat. (clevelandmetroparks.com)
  • While its effects on expanding insurance coverage and increasing access to health services have received the most attention, the Act includes many provisions targeting public health provisions--for example, programs to improve population health by improving nutrition and physical activity and reducing smoking. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Creative thinking and leadership are critical to meeting the 'triple aims' of the population health approach: access, quality, and cost savings--added to the classic public health challenges of infectious disease, sanitation, and food and water safety, as well as emergency preparedness. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • 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 Center for Urban Population Health (CUPH) is a collaboration among the University of Wisconsin Medical School, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and Aurora Health Care designed to address their missions to meet the health needs of Wisconsin and beyond through excellence in education, research, patient care, and service. (uwm.edu)
  • Conversely, can city living enhance population health and well-being? (springer.com)
  • Over forty experts from around the world bring a depth of ideas to the Handbook of Urban Health, making the Handbook a focused resource for a range of health disciplines. (springer.com)
  • This book takes a broad view of urban health, emphasizing urban social factors important to population health. (springer.com)
  • Handbook of Urban Health soundly provides the fundamentals on urban health for a wide audience. (springer.com)
  • This well-written, well-organized edited volume is a fairly comprehensive handbook on both the research methodology and practice of urban health. (springer.com)
  • This is an excellent reference book for anyone working on or studying urban health, policy or planning. (springer.com)
  • Through its work in urban settings throughout the developing world, MSF has first-hand experience of the impact that slum environments can have on public health. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • The study population consisted of individuals who participated in a comprehensive health screening programme at Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Seoul, Korea. (hindawi.com)
  • Mitigating the COVID-19 pandemic thus has profound implications for chronic disease prevention and outcomes, health disparities, and overall population health. (cdc.gov)
  • It is a pleasure to be here with all of you for this discussion on improving maternal and child health in the urban context. (unfpa.org)
  • This analysis is currently being extended to a global projection of future population and exposure to exteme heat as part of the BRACE project . (ucar.edu)
  • He said ?infrastructure development and provision of amenities that are necessary to support the livelihoods of the population have not been commensurate with the rise in population. (co.zm)
  • Read more about the scenarios in the Environmental Research Letters paper " Spatially explicit global population scenarios consistent with the Shared Socioeconomic Pathways ," and download the related output files below. (ucar.edu)
  • Urban Population and Amenities: The Neoclassical Model of Location ," NBER Working Papers 19919, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. (repec.org)
  • The method of spectral analysis is employed to research the spatial dynamics of urban population distribution. (hindawi.com)
  • This research on spatial dynamics of urban evolvement is significant for modeling spatial complexity and simulating spatial complication of city systems by cellular automata. (hindawi.com)
  • It's a common story in southern California, and one now backed up by research: a new study by the National Park Service has found that 20% of urban coyotes' diets is made up of cats. (hcn.org)
  • His research is focused on applying GIS and remote sensing analysis to explore urban phenomena and assess public policies. (brown.edu)
  • It will have a huge impact on China's environment, and on social and economic development," Li Jianmin, head of the Institute of Population and Development Research at Nankai University told reporters. (citiesalliance.org)
  • This represents more than double the urban emissions of 1990. (innovations-report.com)
  • Finland's population is 5.5 million (2014), staying roughly on the same level with only about 9% increase in 24 years since the last economic depression in 1990. (wn.com)