Pakistan’s rural population falls amid rapid urbanization

The population in rural areas decreased from 61.4 percent in 2014 to 60.8 percent in 2015 whereas the population in urban areas increased from 38.5 percent in 2014 to 39.2 percent in 2015. According to Pakistan Economic Survey 2014-15; In Pakistan, rural population is moving towards cities due to reduction in the work opportunities in agriculture…