The area where activities take place.
knowledge of opportunity locations beyond normal activity space
Large-scale emigration by talented or skilled people.
chain migration/ migration ladder
migration of people to a specific location because relatives or members of the same nationality previously migrated there
when one family member migrates to a new country and the rest of the family follows shortly after
the spread or transmission of something (as news or money) to a wider group or area
the return of migrants to the regions from which they earlier emigrated
An equation that summarizes the amount of growth or decline in a population within a country during a particular time period taking into account both natural increase and net migration
The diminishing in importance and eventual disappearance of a phenomenon with increasing distance from its origin.
Movement of individuals out of a population
friction of distance
The increase in time and cost that usually comes with increasing distance.
human migration flows in which the movers have not choice but to relocate
A mathematical formula that describes the level of interaction between two places, based on the size of their populations and their distance from each other.
citizens of poor countries who obtain jobs in Western Europe and the Middle East
An environmental or cultural feature of the landscape that hinders migration.
migration into a place
Permanent movement within a particular country.
internally displaced person (IDP)
a person who is forced to flee from home but seeks refuge elsewhere in the country of origin
Permanent movement from one country to another.
Permanent movement from one region of a country to another.
Permanent movement within one region of a country.
the movement of persons from one country or locality to another
A constant flow of migrants from the same origin to the same destination.
Only people exhibiting certain characteristics in a population choosing to migrate.
Change in the migration pattern in a society that results from industrialization, population growth, and other social and economic changes that also produce the demographic transition.
All types of movement from one location to another.
an aggregate regularity of flow, any aggregate control on or regularity of movement of people, commodities, or communication
The difference between the level of immigration and the level of emigration.
the surrounding area over which a person makes some claim to privacy
the awareness we have, as individuals, of home and distant places and the beliefs we hold about them
adding value to products by having them where people want them.
positive conditions and perceptions that effectively attact people to new locations from other areas
a factor that causes people to leave their homelands and migrate to another region
established limits by governments on the number of immigrants who can enter a country each year(not including refugees)
People who are forced to migrate from their home country and cannot return for fear of persecution because of their race, religion, nationality, membership in a social group, or political opinion.
The return of migrants to the regions from which they earlier emigrated
The set of all points that can be reached by an individual given a maximum possible speed from a starting point in space-time and an ending point in space-time.
the movement of people, goods and ideas within and across geographic space
the process by which individuals evaluate the alternative locations to which they might move
migration to a distant destination that occurs in stages
Also known as illegal immigrants; migrants who enter a country without proper documentation.
movement of people from rural areas to cities
movement in which people relocate in response to perceived opportunity; not forced.