ruralness

ruralness

(ˈrʊərəlnɪs)
n
the state or quality of being rural
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We also tested program interactions with the ruralness of the GP's practice, to see whether the enhanced incentive level in rural areas resulted in greater program impact.
30) The success of the new parties in fielding candidates and winning seats in Osaka and Nagoya cities is linked to the high degree of urbanness in these regions, while the failure of the new parties in Shiga and parts of Aichi outside of Nagoya city is linked to their ruralness.
Those places have been engulfed by population and the ruralness has gone away.
There was an attempt to ensure diversity by sampling from different industries and communities with differing degrees of ruralness and remoteness in order to explore similarities and differences between the participants (Eisenhardt, 2002; Rubin and Rubin, 1995).
Hood added: "In Newmarket we have something unique and special, and Forest Heath District Council and Robin Millar don't seem capable of getting the message that if you destroy the ruralness of Newmarket and turn the town from a market town into a another faceless conurbation you destroy the racing industry as a whole as people won't want to have their horses in training here.
In The Great God Pan and the Inmost Light and The Three Impostors, Machen's relish for London sights and sounds constitutes artistic counterpointing to episodes of supernaturalism or ruralness, as they may exist in these books or elsewhere in his writings.
Now we unashamedly use our ruralness and northernness as a brand mechanism.
Participation rates rise sharply with the county's level of ruralness as measured by the Department of Agriculture's 1995 Rural-Urban Continuum Codes classification scheme (Butler and Beale, 1994).
In the face of such variation, we were surprised to find a number of patterns and issues surfacing repeatedly that could be traced to the cultural context of ruralness.
Our ruralness sometimes leaves us feeling as if we are not quite in the loop of progress.
These potential shortcomings may have resulted in a more limited grasp of the relationship between ruralness, battering, and policing.