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Public service delivery in rural places


Author:
Coelen, S.P.
Source:
USDA
Year:
1981
Subject:
rural areas and rural population
Abstract:
Extract: Rural areas are characterized by: (1) dispersed population and low population density, (2) low-money income, although real income is increased by higher payments-in-kind, and (3) population shifts that have major effects on small communities. This article explores each characteristic and its influence on services in rural areas.
Format:
p. 20-23.
Language:
English
Collection:
Rural Development Publications Collection
Permanent URL:
http://handle.nal.usda.gov/10113/AGE81918522