Scenarios for 2015-2080: The impact of migration on population and ageing
Nordic Council of Ministers, Nordregio2016 (English)Other, Policy document (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
One possible policy option for countries concernedabout declining or aging populations is replacementmigration – allowing or even encouraginginternational migration in order to counteract declineand aging of native populations. In the pasttwo decades, net international migration into theNordic region has been a much larger contributorto population growth than natural increase. Thispolicy brief explores the likely demographic contributionof migration to population growth in theNordic countries in the future and the extent that itcould compensate for population decline or aging.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2016. , 4 p.
Nordregio Policy Brief, ISSN 2001-3876 ; 3
migration, scenario, population
Research subject Regional policy
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:norden:org:diva-4651OAI: oai:DiVA.org:norden-4651DiVA: diva2:1040649