- It may be defined as a larger group of individual living together from a long time in a locality having common interest goals and way of life.
- It is an aggregate of mutually related individual in a given location.
- There are two conditions for a group to be a community.
- The group of members lives together territory.
- They fulfill the needs of there life.
B) Examples of community:
c) Difference Between Community And Society
|Smaller group of people.||Large group of people|
|People have close interaction.||People have no close interaction|
|People have sentiments with one another and towards locality.||People have no sentiments with one another and towards locality.|
|There is sense of belonging to one another.||There is no feeling of belonging.|
|Social life people are influenced. By local culture.||Social lives of people are influenced by general culture|
|The number of institution are limited||The numbers of institution are unlimited.|
|Co-operations with one another is more effective.||Co-operations with one another are less effective.|
There are two type of community:
d) DIFFERENCE BETWEEN RURAL & URBAN COMMUNITY
|1||Number of professions is limited.||Number of professions is un-limited.|
|2||Sparsely populated.||Thickly populated.|
|3||Informal relations.||Formal relations.|
|4||Rate of social mobility is lower.||Rate of social mobility is high.|
|5||Social life is simple.||Social life is complex.|
|6||Economy depends upon agriculture.||Economy depends upon different profession and business activities.|
|7||Means are communications are very slow.||Means are communications are very fast.|
|8||No modern facilities.||Modern facilities are present.|
|9||There is endogamy.||Exogamy is present.|
|10||Culture life is influenced.||Culture life is less influenced.|
|11||Peoples are superstitious.||Peoples are less superstitious.|