n Local Government Bulletin - The state of our cities
|Article Title||The state of our cities|
|© Publisher:||Dullah Omar Institute|
|Journal||Local Government Bulletin|
|Publication Date||Sep 2006|
|Pages||7 - 8|
Extracted from text ... LOCAL GOVERNMENT BULLETIN 7 The state of our cities Unlike the previous report, which focused on the nine SACN member states, this report looks at a broader range of South African urban spaces. It found that the populations of smaller South African cities are growing rapidly while the nine major cities are experiencing slower population growth. These population trends are not the result of a reduction in migration, but rather are indicative of changes in patterns of fertility and mortality and reflect the impact of the HIV/ AIDS pandemic. Highlighting the importance of urban spaces to the South African economy, ..
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