Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Do you really want to delete this prezi?
Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.
Make your likes visible on Facebook?
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.
Ravenstein's Laws of Migration
Transcript of Ravenstein's Laws of Migration
Amy Reed Third Law Fifth Law Fourth Law "Urban residents are less migratory than inhabitants of rural areas." Most people move to the city because of economic reasons. For example, many immigrants from Latin America move to the US in search of jobs, but usually people from California would not want to move to a farm to Mexico. The majority of migrants move a short distance. While around 1 million, less than 1% of the U.S. population, migrate to the unites states, 14.19 % percent of the US population annually migrant within the United States. "Families are less likely to make international moves than young adult." About 40% of immigrants are between the ages of 25 and 39. Example:
As you are crossing the street, you are moving from an area and people are also moving to that area. "Migrants who move longer distances tend to choose big city destination." Example:
Ellis island, right outside of New York City, processes millions more immigrants more than Coppell does. Young, 1 First Law "Every migration flow generates a return or countermigration." Second Law This is an example of people moving to a short distance. Bibliography http://www.geographylwc.org.uk/A/AS/ASpopulation/images/push%20pulled.jpg