URBAN AND RURAL WORLD IN EUROPE - Coggle Diagram
URBAN AND RURAL WORLD IN EUROPE
DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THEM
In the city they present a greater economic, technological and scientific development.
In rural areas the economic activities of the secondary and tertiary sector predominate.
The economic activities of the primary sector predominate.
En las areas rurales predominan las actividades económicas del sector primario.
In cities there are high levels of pollution.
Rural residents are more likely than those in cities.
FUNCTIONS OF A CITY:
Cities are the commercial center of a territory that supplies themselves. The main commercial companies are concentrated in the cities and all those that arise around them.
Those places whose main activity is offer accommodation and entertainment are those that make up this type of city, such as Marbella, Benidorm or Montecarlo.
Because of the need for labor, the concentration of customers and other service companies necessary for production in cities, many industries look for this location.
Politic and administrative function
A city has multiple public agencies and the need for many officials to serve them. That allows the growth of cities because economic power is installed next to political power.
Cultural tourism, the influence of pilgrims to its religious centers or the existence of educational institutions has allowed the growth of cities.
It can be seen in the towns near military bases, where many people work giving services to army installations.
WHAT IS A CITY?
Is a poblation with a high levels of human density, with the biggest part of their habitants working in the tertiary sector.