Population crunch in India: Is it urban or still rural?

H. S. Sudhira, K. V. Gururaja

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The article attempts to present analysis based on the provisional results of the Census 2011. Whilethere is no doubt that the human social organization of the country is undergoing a transition, thenature of growth however is subject to the lens through which this is viewed. Noting the dichotomyof urban and rural definitions, we question the rationality of the 'urban' definition and its relevance.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)37-40
Number of pages4
JournalCurrent Science
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 07-2012

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