• 19th-century
  • This word was borrowed from Russian into Western languages through translations of 19th-century Russian literature, describing Russian rural life of those times, and where the word muzhik was used to mean the most common rural dweller - a peasant - but this was only a narrow contextual meaning. (wikipedia.org)
  • grew
  • The population grew from the South Asian Stone Age in 10,000 BC to the Maurya Empire in 200 BC at a steadily increasing growth rate, before population growth slowed down in the classical era up to 500 AD, and then became largely stagnant during the early medieval era era up to 1000 AD. (wikipedia.org)
  • decrease
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • decades
  • As it was lucrative for both the state and lessees, as in other states, the system led to entrapment and a high rate of convictions for minor offenses for black males, whose population as prisoners increased rapidly in the decades after the war. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • It is expected to become the first political entity in history to be home to more than 1.5 billion people by 2030, and its population is set to reach 1.7 billion by 2050. (wikipedia.org)
  • India's population exceeded that of the entire continent of Africa by 200 million people in 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • village
  • Kilconnell (Irish: Cill Chonaill, meaning "St Conal's church") is a small rural village in County Galway, Ireland. (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)
  • district
  • It was originally planned to have the council offices in Bracebridge Hall on Newark Road in Lincoln, then the base of North Kesteven Rural District. (wikipedia.org)
  • In November 1973, a decision was taken to base it in The Hoplands in Sleaford, the base of East Kesteven Rural District. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was a merger of the previous urban district of Sleaford, along with East Kesteven Rural District and North Kesteven Rural District, all from the administrative county of Kesteven. (wikipedia.org)
  • Within the district, 40% of the population live in the "Lincoln Fringe", the area immediately surrounding Lincoln City. (wikipedia.org)
  • The population of the district is 104,800 equating to just over one person per hectare. (wikipedia.org)
  • city
  • The population of the countryside demanded fiscal relief from their ruling authorities, the city councils of these cantons' capitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • The federation comprised rural cantons as well as city states that had expanded their territories into the countryside by political and military means at the cost of the previously ruling liege lords. (wikipedia.org)
  • agriculture
  • 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)
  • social
  • 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)