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Distribution of cities by population size in developing countries = [Hatten tojōkoku ni okeru toshi jinkō kibo no bunpu].

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Published by Statistical Research Dept., Institute of Developing Economies in Tokyo, Japan .
Written in English



  • Developing countries,
  • Developing countries.


  • Rural-urban migration -- Developing countries.,
  • Developing countries -- Population -- Statistics.

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Edition Notes

Chiefly tables.

Other titlesHatten tojōkoku ni okeru toshi jinkō kibo no bunpu.
SeriesI.D.E. statistical data series ;, no. 52 =, [Ajia Keizai Kenkyūjo tōkei shiryō shirīzu ;, dai 52-shū], Ajia Keizai Kenkyūjo tōkei shiryō shirīzu ;, dai 52-shū.
ContributionsAjia Keizai Kenkyūjo (Japan). Tōkei Chōsabu.
LC ClassificationsHB1955 .D57 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 153 p. :
Number of Pages153
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1907770M
LC Control Number90112220

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