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Basis of Infrastructure Planning for Urban Planners

Urban Infrastructure

Infrastructure clenches its roots deep down in every system. To understand Infrastructure Planning, we must understand the basics of Infrastructure. This article critically interprets definition of infrastructure and then reviews different categories of infrastructures in literature. Further the emphasis is made to justify the importance of infrastructure planning and management for a planner. The Dictionary

Types of Population Pyramids

Population Pyramid

The Population pyramids are the true graphical representation of a population’s age and sex. These graphs are more likely shaped as triangles and hence the pyramids. The pyramid has males on its left and females on its right side and a vertical line separating the males and the females. It is very obvious for the

Mixed Use Development | Demand, Barrier & Implementation

Mixed Use Development

Introduction – Need for mixed use development The need of having mixed use arised due to various reasons. There was a significant lifestyle change that occurred in the mid-20th century due to sedentary habits of the people during that time and which continued till date (Schmitz and Scully 2006). This resulted in the design of

Various Population Projection Methods | Types & Importance

Population projection method - Ratio Method Log Scale

Population Projection forms an integral part of any study or activity dealing with providing services to people. Planning for existing population can be done by obtaining population data from various sources. Meeting the future demand and upgrading the infrastructure requires insight about the population growth. If planning needs to be done for a new area