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standard of living
the overall level of comfort and well being of a group of people or a country. People in developed countries generally have a higher standard of living than people in developing countries
the movement of people from rural to urban areas, resulting in the growth of urban areas
a major population center made up of a large city and the smaller suburbs and towns that surround it
a developed area at the edge of a city that is mainly homes. Many suburbs also have stores and businesses
worsening economic conditions in the countryside, including rising unemployment and growing poverty
communal lands (ejidos)
land that is held in common by a group of people. (The group does not own the land, because they can not sell it)
the average age that a person in a given population can expect to live to. Life expectancy varies from one country to another
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