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Karachi's neighbourhoods most populated among those of other cities

Adeel, Muhammad (2018) Karachi's neighbourhoods most populated among those of other cities. Geo.tv (09 Mar 2018). Website.

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Abstract

LONDON: Pakistani cities are considered to be compact despite being high density, with almost each of them known for one thing or another. With an aim to appreciate the urban form, street patterns, and geographical features of the nation's compact localities, the densest areas per one square kilometre — in nine major cities — have been highlighted here. The metropolises' tightly-packed neighbourhoods have been selected using data from Global Human Settlement Layer (GHSL), a novel European research project that computes residential densities across the globe using satellite images and international census estimates. My work has been inspired by a recent study by a British university professor who used the same data to pinpoint Europe’s most densely-packed locations and bring to the limelight the beauty of the continent's cities — as seen from the sky.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: https://www.geo.tv/latest/190207-karachis-neighbou...
Additional Information: © 2018 Geo Television Network; Online
Divisions: LSE Cities
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > G Geography (General)
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD100 Land Use
Sets: Research centres and groups > LSE Cities (Cities Programme)
Date Deposited: 17 Apr 2018 15:56
Last Modified: 23 Jan 2019 21:04
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/87512

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