The Role of the Demographic Transition in the Process of Urbanization
Article first published online: 25 JAN 2011
© 2011 The Population Council, Inc.
Population and Development Review
Volume 37, Issue Supplement s1, pages 34–54, January 2011
How to Cite
Dyson, T. (2011), The Role of the Demographic Transition in the Process of Urbanization. Population and Development Review, 37: 34–54. doi: 10.1111/j.1728-4457.2011.00377.x
- Issue published online: 25 JAN 2011
- Article first published online: 25 JAN 2011
The next observation is, that … there are far more burials than christenings. This is plain…. From this single observation it will follow that London should have decreased in its people, the contrary whereof we see by its daily increase…. It is therefore certain that London is supplied with people from out of the country, whereby not only to repair the over-plus difference of burials above-mentioned, but likewise to increase its inhabitants—John Graunt, Natural and Political Observations made upon the Bills of Mortality.