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Inter-regional migration in tropical Africa

Ian Masser

Inter-regional migration in tropical Africa

by Ian Masser

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Published by Institute of British Geographers in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Uganda.,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan.
    • Subjects:
    • Migration, Internal -- Uganda.,
    • Migration, Internal -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] I. Masser, and W. T. S. Gould, with the assistance of A. D. Goddard.
      SeriesInstitute of British Geographers special publication ; no. 8, Special publication (Institute of British Geographers) ;, no. 8.
      ContributionsGould, W. T. S., joint author., Goddard, A. D., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB2126.U4 M3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 107 p. :
      Number of Pages107
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4931411M
      ISBN 100901989193
      LC Control Number76358154

      authors undertake a statistical analysis of inter-regional migration in Uganda. Their work de-pends on birthplace data obtained from resi-dents of urban centers and from a sample enumeration of Uganda's rural population dur-ing the census. The authors describe their study as "the first comprehensive spatial anal-. Caldwell, POPULATION GROWTH & SOCIO-ECONOMIC CHANGE, WEST AFRICA by Dudley Kirk Masser and Gould, INTER-REGIONAL MIGRATION IN TROPICAL AFRICA by William A. Hance Hartwig, THE KEREBE AND LONG-DISTANCE TRADE: by William 0. Jones Davies, TRADING IN WEST AFRICA, by George E. Brooks.

      Around 80% of migration movements in Africa occur intra-regionally; but despite the still growing importance of the phenomenon, African migration data sources are often lacking or inadequate. The purpose of this research note is to assess the quality and availability of intra-regional migration statistics in sub-Saharan Africa and point to the. Interregional workshop on International Migration “Strengthening capacities to deal with international migration: “Examining inter-regional networks to facilitate the exchange of experiences and good practices between Sessions 3 and 4 will address “International migration in Africa and institutional frameworks ”.

      Guy Blaise NKAMLEU International Institute of Tropical Agriculture [email protected] REGIONAL MIGRATION IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA WorldBank Workshop on Job Creation in Africa, Eschborn-Germany, Nov , Inter-regional migration in Europe: a spatial interaction modelling perspective Adam Dennett*, Kimberley Claydon †, Pablo Mateos † *Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis †Department of Geography University College London Presentation to the British Society for Population Studies – Annual Conference, 9 th September Presentation OutlineFile Size: 3MB.


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