THE ROLE OF URBAN AREA AS THE DETERMINANT FACTOR OF POPULATION GROWTH

https://doi.org/10.22146/ijg.2405

Sri Rum Giyarsih(1*), Muhammad Arif Fahrudin Alfana(2)

(1) 
(2) 
(*) Corresponding Author

Abstract


This research aims to (1) find the determinants for the increase of population growth rate and
(2) understand the role of urban area as the pulling factor for the migrant. This research held
in Yogyakarta Special Region since the population growth has increasing during 2000-2010.
Secondary data from the Bureau of Statistic (BPS) were used for the main analysis. Data
processing and analysis were performed by using descriptive-quantitative method.The result
of this research indicates that population growth rate in Yogyakarta Special Region is
affected by the increase of immigration from the other provinces. This migration is referred to
the recent migration, in which people entering this province as motivated by educational,
family, sense of security, tourism, and job seeking background. This research also reveals
that Yogyakarta City and Sleman Regency becomes the center for pulling the migrant. This is
especially due to its function as the base for economy, educational city, area with stable
security, and low cost of living.


Full Text:

PDF



DOI: https://doi.org/10.22146/ijg.2405

Article Metrics

Abstract views : 287 | views : 632

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.




Copyright (c) 1970 Indonesian Journal of Geography

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

Accredited Journal, Based on Decree of the Minister of Research, Technology and Higher Education, Republic of Indonesia Number 30/E/KPT/2018, Vol 50 No 1 the Year 2018 - Vol 54 No 2 the Year 2022

ISSN 2354-9114 (online), ISSN 0024-9521 (print)

Web
Analytics IJG STATISTIC