Urban Population

Urban Population (in the Human Development Area) In this context, Urban Population means: refers to the de facto population living in areas classified as urban according to the criteria used by each area or country. Data refer to 1 July of the year indicated. See Population, total. Resources […]

Illness

Hierarchical Display of Illness Social Questions > Health
Social Questions > Demography and population > Demography > Mortality
Social Questions > Health > Health policy > Organisation of health care > Disease prevention
Social Questions > Social protection > Leave on social grounds > […]

Retired Person

Hierarchical Display of Retired person Employment And Working Conditions > Employment > Termination of employment
Social Questions > Social protection > Social security > Social security
Social Questions > Demography and population > Composition of the population > Distribution by age > […]

Birth Control

Birth Control as an U.S. State Statute Topic This term is one of the topics in some U.S. State Statutes. Other topics of the World Encyclopedia of Law which are topics of some State Statures are: Licensed Public Accountants (State statute topic) Guardians Ad Litem (State statute topic) […]

Secondary Residence

Hierarchical Display of Secondary residence Social Questions > Demography and population > Geographical distribution of the population > Residence
Social Questions > Social affairs > Leisure Secondary residence Concept of Secondary residence See the dictionary definition of Secondary […]

Rural Region

Hierarchical Display of Rural region Economics > Regions and regional policy > Economic region
Social Questions > Construction and town planning > Built-up area > Rural settlement
Social Questions > Demography and population > Population dynamics > Underpopulation
Economics > Regions […]

Care for the Elderly

Hierarchical Display of Care for the elderly Social Questions > Social protection > Welfare
Social Questions > Social affairs > Social problem > Dependence of elderly persons
Social Questions > Demography and population > Composition of the population > Distribution by age > Elderly […]

Child Care

Resources See Also Social Protection Social Security Employment Affairs Welfare State Health Resources See Also Social Protection Social Security Employment Affairs Welfare State Family Responsibility

Young Person

Hierarchical Display of Young person Social Questions > Demography and population > Composition of the population > Distribution by age
Social Questions > Culture and religion > Cultural policy > Cultural relations > Youth exchange scheme
Law > Rights and freedoms > Anti-discriminatory […]

Census

Census, term usually referring to an official count by a national government of its country's population. A population census determines the size of a country's population and the characteristics of its people, such as their age, sex, ethnic background, marital status, and income. […]

Criminal Responsibility of Minors

Hierarchical Display of Criminal responsibility of minors Law > Criminal law > Criminal liability
Social Questions > Demography and population > Composition of the population > Distribution by age > Young person Criminal responsibility of minors Concept of Criminal responsibility of minors […]

Population Statistics

Hierarchical Display of Population statistics Social Questions > Demography and population > Demography > Demographic analysis
Economics > Economic analysis > Statistics
Social Questions > Demography and population > Composition of the population > Distribution by age Population […]

Adult

Adult Illiteracy Rate (in the Human Development Area) In this context, Adult Illiteracy Rate means: _alculated as 100 minus the adult literacy rate. Mortality Rate, Adult (in the Human Development Area) In this context, Mortality Rate, Adult means: probability per 1,000 that a 15-year-old […]

Home Help

Hierarchical Display of Home help Social Questions > Social protection > Welfare
Social Questions > Demography and population > Composition of the population > Distribution by age > Elderly person
Social Questions > Family > Family > Large family Home help Concept of Home help See the […]

Mortality

Maternal Mortality Ratio (in the Human Development Area) In this context, Maternal Mortality Ratio means: the number of female deaths per year due to pregnancy or for reasons connected with childbirth per 100 000 live births. Resources See Also Population Population Planning Population […]

Family

The Legal History of Family This section provides an overview of Family Family (in the Human Development Area) In this context, Family means: the United Nations General Assembly in its resolution 44/82 of 8 December 1989, proclaimed 1994 as the International Year of the Family (IYF) with its […]

Rural Settlement

Hierarchical Display of Rural settlement Social Questions > Construction and town planning > Built-up area
Economics > Regions and regional policy > Economic region > Rural region
Social Questions > Demography and population > Geographical distribution of the population > Rural […]

Rural Habitat

Hierarchical Display of Rural habitat Social Questions > Construction and town planning > Habitat
Economics > Regions and regional policy > Economic region > Rural region
Social Questions > Demography and population > Geographical distribution of the population > Rural […]

Family Solidarity

Hierarchical Display of Family solidarity Social Questions > Family > Family
Social Questions > Demography and population > Composition of the population > Distribution by age > Elderly person
Social Questions > Social affairs > Social policy > Disabled person Family solidarity Concept […]

Occupational Disease

Resources See Also Working Condition Working Time Occupational Health Work Environment Labor Law Legal Working Age Social Protection Resources See Also Social Protection Social Security Employment Affairs Welfare State

Juvenile Delinquency

Introduction This entry provides an overview of the legal framework of juvenile delinquency, with a description of the most significant features of juvenile delinquency at international level. Related Work and Conclusions Resources See Also Social Problem Crime Delinquency Juvenile […]

Facilities for the Disabled

Hierarchical Display of Facilities for the disabled Social Questions > Social affairs > Social policy > Disabled person
Social Questions > Demography and population > Composition of the population > Distribution by age > Elderly person Facilities for the disabled Concept of Facilities for […]

Widowed Person

Hierarchical Display of Widowed person Social Questions > Family > Marital status
Social Questions > Demography and population > Composition of the population > Household > One person household
Social Questions > Social protection > Social security > Social-security benefit > Survivor’s […]

Urbanisation

Hierarchical Display of Urbanisation Social Questions > Construction and town planning > Town planning
Social Questions > Demography and population > Geographical distribution of the population > Urban population Concept of Urbanisation See the dictionary definition of Urbanisation. […]

Protection Of Minorities

Protection of MinoritiesFurther ReadingA concise encyclopedia of the United Nations (including Protection of Minorities, H Volger, KA Annan -2010) The Oxford Handbook on the United Nations (TG Weiss – 2007) International Law: A Dictionary (including Protection of Minorities, Boczek, Boleslaw […]

Geographical Distribution

Hierarchical Display of Geographical distribution Economics > Economic analysis > Statistics
Industry > Industrial structures and policy > Industrial policy > Location of industry
Social Questions > Demography and population > Demography
Social Questions > Migration > Migration > […]

Working Population Engaged in Agriculture

Hierarchical Display of Working population engaged in agriculture Agriculture, Forestry And Fisheries > Farming systems
Social Questions > Demography and population > Geographical distribution of the population > Rural population
Employment And Working Conditions > Labour market > Labour […]

Household

Household (in the Human Development Area) In this context, Household means: a small group of people living in the same territory, who join part or all of their income and property, and consume certain types of products and services, notably housing services and food; there are family and […]

Ethnic Group

Concept of Ethnic Group An introductory definition of Ethnic Group is provided here: a group of people who define themselves as distinct from other groups because of cultural differences Resources See Also Foregin Policy Foreign Affairs Resources See Also Community Collective Right Society […]