World Population And Urbanization (Economics) One Liner Questions & Answers


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1 The idea of ‘Folk-Urban Continuum’ was developed on the basis of studies conducted in – Mexico
2 In the view of Redfield and Singer, the process of primary urbanization is characterized by the development of a – Great tradition
3 World Population Day commemorates the day on which the estimated world population become five billion. That day was – 11 July 1987
4 About 50% of the world population is concentrated between the latitudes of – 20oN and 40oN
5 The ‘New Population Bomb’ refers to – Rapidly growing urban population in the Third World
6 What percentage of the total population of the world\resides in India as estimated in the years 2011? 17.5
7 According to the United Nations, in 2050, the estimated population of the world will be – 9.25 billion (kharab)
8 Which two countries follow China and India in the decreasing order of their populations? USA and Indonesia
9 Africa’s most populous country is – Nigeria
10 Highest percentage of population growth has been noticed in the countries of the continent of – Africa
11 Which Continent has the highest population density? Asia
12 The most densely populated country of South America is – Ecuador
13 According to the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN-DESA), what percentage of the world’s total population is currently living in urban areas? 55
14 As per United Nations data, what percentage of the world’s population was estimated to live in urban settlements in 2016? 54.5
15 According to an estimate, seventy percent of the world’s population would be localized in urban areas by the year – 2050
16 At present, the most urbanized country of the world is – Singapore
17 The most urbanized country of South America is – Uruguay
18 The Largest urban agglomeration of the world is – Tokyo-Yokohama
19 In South Asia, the country with the largest percentage of the aged population is – Sri Lanka
20 About eighty per cent of the world’s population is not protected by – Social security
21 In which year Family Planning Programme was started in India? 1952