By: Michael Ozymy
Economic Pull Factor
Example: Dallas Texas has more job opportunities and better salaries then Nebraska does. Therefore more people are inclined to move to Dallas. This relates because the job opportunities "pulls" people toward the Dallas area.
Cultural Push Factor
Example: In 1800s the western portion of Africa was experiencing extreme migration. Europeans would come and capture and force many natives into slavery. This forced them to migrate out of the area to more eastern parts of the continent.
Cultural Pull Factor
Example: In the early 15th century puritans started to migrate from Europe to the newly discovered North America. They did this in search for a place to expand their religon and have a place to worship freely.