How Is Living in a City Better Than Living in a Rural Area

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How Is Living In a City Better Than Living In a Rural area
Some people prefer to live in the countryside because they consider that living in the countryside is more healthier. But here is a fun fact: city counties ranked healthier than the rural. Generally, people might think living in the countryside would be healthier than living in cities, but it is not necessarily, according to a study comparing relative health among cities, suburbs and rural areas. Since one of the most important factor of living in the rural area is not reasonable anymore, the win and defeat are obvious. Many people would live in large cities rather than the countryside because they believe there are more advantages in residing in metropolitan areas than remote areas. The first reason might be employment. You can not live without having a job if you are not wealthy enough, so getting a desired job and working at a well reputed company is the first choice for a majority of people. Apparently, these jobs are mostly available in developed cities, not in rural areas. When looking for employment, it is going to be more challenging when exploring rural areas. When it comes to finding a job in rural areas, the lack of economic diversity means it is difficult for people to find work. In addition, it is much more difficult for the disadvantaged people to find work in rural areas compared to urban areas. Another important reason to choose cities over rural areas is that cities are more convenient. If you are living in an urban area, the problems of daily life can be solved very easily. For example, Getting daily necessities is easier, there are much more supermarkets where people can buy almost anything they want in cities, some of them are even within walking distance, which is nearly impossible in rural areas. Besides that, cinemas, fancy restaurants and different kinds of parks give people more choices to spend their leisure time. When you live in a rural area, you may not have this many...
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