Urban and rural development 1950-2030
For Less Developed regions and More Developed regions
|source: Population Division, UN: World Population Prospects: The 2004 Revision and World Urbanization Prospects: The 2003 Revision.
note: More developed regions; they comprise all regions of Europe plus Northern America, Australia/New Zealand and Japan.
Less developed regions; they comprise all regions of Africa, Asia (excluding Japan), Latin America and the Caribbean plus Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia.