Migration trends - Migration from rural to urban areas are of different types. _________________________________ 1) One is to settle down permanently in the urban area of one's choice. _________________________________ 2) The other is one in which migrants hang on their rural base and migrate repeatedly for different durations of time, either to the same urban area or to different ones. _________________________________ 3) Others migrate in graded from a smaller to a large settlement. _________________________________ 4) People migrate to towns or cities in search of better employment opportunities. _________________________________ 5) On the other hand, rich people today prefer to live in suburban areas. _________________________________ 6) The urban population of India is expanding much more rapidly after independence. For the millions, the city is where they come looking for jobs.