Distinguish between: Short term migration and Long term migration. - Geography

Distinguish Between

Distinguish between:

Short term migration and Long term migration.



  Short term migration Long term migration.
1. This type of migration can be, for limited time or seasonal. People leave their place of residence and move to a new place. It is not decided whether they will return soon or not.
2. Some tribes travel seasonally in search of fodder, this is called seasonal migration They may come on holidays for a few
days and go back.
3. In some places in Maharashtra, more labor is needed during sugarcane harvesting. Then, these labours work in sugar cane fields. When there is no work on the farm, they go to the city and work as labourers. if the migrated person returns to the original place after a very long time, it is called a long term migration. But if the person never returns to his original place, it is called permanent migration.
4. This is an example of seasonal migration. In addition, migration can be voluntary or involuntary.
Concept: Migration
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2023-2024 (March) Model set 2 by shaalaa.com


Give a geographical reason:

Migration is not always permanent.

Differentiate between:

Donor region and Recipient region.

Some tribes travel seasonally in search of fodder, this is called ______.

State whether right or wrong:

Migration is more towards urban areas.

State whether right or wrong:

Region loses its self-sufficiency due to migration.

Differentiate between

Push and Pull factors of migration

Differentiate between

Emergency migration and Permanent migration

Differentiate between

Internal migration and External migration

Which one of the following is the main reason for male migration in India?

Identify the main reason for male/female selective migration.

Who wrote these lines:

What work was done by Indian Migrants in West Indies?

The migrants in India (2001 census) are ____________.

Which of the following cities, who receives the highest no. of migrants?

Do you know the legislation for migrants in Europe, the USA, and Australia?

When was for the first time migration recorded in the Census of India?

As per the 2011 census, how many people have migrated to India from other countries?

How many remittances, does India receive from international migrates?

Which of the following information was added in the 1981 census?

According to Census of India, migration is enumerated on which of the following basis?

In which of the following streams of migration, females pre-dominate in both intra-state and inter-state migration?

Which one of the following region has the highest migrant population?

Actually migration was recorded from the very beginning of the first census of India conducted in:-

Name the regions from which early migrants came to India in early history?

Greater Mumbai has the highest share of migrant population. It is due to following reasons:

In which census 'place of birth' and 'duration of residence' categories were added?

Which of the following was the major modification associated to migration introduced by the Government of lndia in the Census 1961?

Which of the following is not an example of Pull factor of migration in India?

Which year onwards, the third wave of migration started in which doctors, engineers, financial experts migrated to countries like Canada, UK and USA?

Consider the following statements and choose the correct option from the given options.

  1. Migration has a deep impact on the status of women.
  2. Migration of women for education and employment gives them more freedom and role in economy, however, it increases their vulnerability.

If people migrate to a region, the population of the region will ______.

Write short note on.

Classification of migration by duration.


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