Urban Area

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Urban Area
Category Sustainable Development Terms
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Last Edit Date 2018-07-02

Urban Area means :

SDABC2015.png The ABC for Sustainable Cities - A glossary for policy makers. 1st edition (2015)

Urban area is generally understood as a continuously built-up area with a population over 2,000 inhabitants at a density of around or over 1,000 per square kilometre and with primarily non-agriculture activities.

Based on UN World Urbanization Prospect 2007.