DSS 202: Demographic Concepts and Characteristics

Migration Concepts: Internal Migration rural-rural, rural-urban, urban-rural, urban-urban: International Migration; volume of migration; age-sex selectivity in migration. Urbanization Concepts: historical trends and contemporary patterns in developing countries. Labour-force concepts: The Development of the labour Force Concepts: Basic concepts and definition; problems of definition and those relating to specific groups-unpaid family worker, marginal worker, unemployed person etc. economically active and inactive population, manpower, employment, unemployment and underemployment, employment in the major sectors of the economy.