ERIC Number: EJ556083
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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A County-Level Measure of Urban Influence.
Ghelfi, Linda M.; Parker, Timothy S.
Rural Development Perspectives, v12 n2 p32-41 Feb 1997
Nine county-level urban-influence categories were developed to enhance research on geographic differences in economic opportunities. Categories differ along many social and economic dimensions: population growth, educational attainment, employment growth, earnings, presence of institutions of higher learning, and hospital and physician supply. Includes bar graphs, data tables, and maps. (SAS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
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