Environment and Society

Environment and Society

Question

Discuss the features of urban community.

Answer
Urban Community :

1. Cities have much bigger size and have vast population. The density of population in cities is very high.

2. Hetrogeneity is the hallmark of cities. However, population of urban areas are highly differentiated into a number of castes, communities, classes, linguistic groups, religious groups and occupational groups.

3. In urban regions, people are predominantly engaged in non-agriculture occupations such as the jobs of officers and clerks in the government and non-government organisations, managers and workers in the factories and in many professions.

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