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What are urban landuse models in LEDCs like?
Urban landuse use models for LEDCs are very similar to those for MEDCs. The pattern of landuse however, is very different.


What are land use models for LEDCs like?

Although every LEDC city has their own unique character and layout models attempt to show the characteristics of a 'typical city'.

landuse in an LEDC
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Just like in an MEDC the CBD of a city in an LEDC is usually the oldest part of the city. In LEDCs the poorest housing is usually found on the edge of the city compared to around the edge of the CBD in the inner city in MEDCs.

 

 
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