The spatial and nationality aspects of depopulation in the European part of the Russian Federation

Rafał Wiśniewski
2014 Geographia Polonica  
The paper introduces the results of a statistical analysis of two components of depopulation, movement through migration and the natural growth of population in the European part of the Russian Federation during the period 1990-2010. The analysis also involves a breakdown by nationality, which is seen to be a driver of quantitative change. A typology analysis is presented with consideration given to trends to demographic growth or decline. The outcome of an analysis via Webb's typology
more » ... s typology indicates that depopulation occurs due to natural decline with an increasing role of migration as a driver of depopulation.
doi:10.7163/gpol.2014.3 fatcat:mlfar4kwdnclzbkf3lhutmhkt4