Example sentences for: peri-urban

How can you use “peri-urban” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Despite evidence of the potential for rapid increases in urban malaria transmission [ 9 10 11 12 ] , vector control programmes and mosquito-prevention programmes are still largely focused on rural areas [ 13 ] . To address the epidemiological consequences of human behaviour in urban and peri-urban areas, research must consider the scale at which human and mosquito populations are interacting.

  • Most rural and peri-urban areas located in the Nile Delta are in close proximity to the distributaries of the Nile River or irrigation canals drawn from the Nile.

  • Typically, urbanization is defined as fundamental changes in occupation and land use at the community level [ 7 8 ] . However, in many peri-urban areas, populations are still actively engaged in rural-type activity.

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