You have 5 minutes: • Complete the life-cycle showing human movements (from yesterday). • Ensure your notes are complete and up-to-date.
LO To measure ‘deprivation’ using suitable indicators. To locate slums on a global and local scale. To describe the common features of slums and analyse these features. FROM THE SPEC: Examine patterns of urban poverty and deprivation (such as slums, squatter settlements, areas of low‑cost housing and inner‑city areas).
How can it be measured? DEPRIVATION
Physical indicators • Social indicators • Economic indices • Political indices
Make notes on the following: • Where are slums found? (Global and local scale) • What characteristics define a ‘slum’? Is this consistent? • Who lives there? • Advantages / disadvantages of living there?
Does the location of slums in relation to the urban area vary between HIC’s and LIC’s?