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Demographic Characteristics of Immigrant Populations

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Title: The demographic characteristics of immigrant populations, European Population Committee, Council of Europe Publishing, 2002
Material type: Monograph

Description: Presents a series of studies conducted by the European Population Committee between 1998 and 2001 with specialised research institutes in: Belgium, Germay, Great Britain, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Norway, Portugal and Estonia.

Each study begins with an overview of migrant groups in Europe, and describes the origin of migrants, the demographic dynamics of immigrant populations (inflows and outflows), fertility, family formation, intermarriage, mortality and spatial distribution in the countries of settlement. The main findings are summarised in a comparative synthesis report.

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