Top municipalities up to 75% urbanized

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China Daily

Publication date: 

Wednesday, 15 August 2012

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  • Article

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External to ACUI

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China's top three municipalities of Beijing, Shanghai and Tianjin have become advanced urbanized societies, according to the China Urban Development Report 2012. The report, released by the Institute of Urban and Environmental Studies at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences on Tuesday, said the population distribution between rural and urban areas is a key indicator of the urbanization level of a country or region.