How the world became urban.— Our World in Data (@OurWorldInData) October 3, 2018
1950: most people lived in rural areas
2007: global urban population = rural population
2050 (projected): urban populations dominant in almost all countries
We recently published our new entry on Urbanization: https://t.co/9eWtHQ9pUl pic.twitter.com/1Sj8L9ZVr3
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