Advanced Search
MyIDEAS: Login to save this paper or follow this series

The Analysis of Population Aging Phenomena in Poland in Spatial Perspective

Contents:

Author Info

  • Justyna Wilk

    ()
    (Wroclaw University of Economics, Poland)

  • Michal Bernard Pietrzak

    ()
    (Nicolaus Copernicus University, Poland)

Abstract

The processes of socio-economic development are continuously accompanied by the process of population aging. It is seen as a growing of the percentage share of people aged 65 and over in the general population. It covers the majority of European Union countries and also refers to Poland. The objective of the paper is to analyze the population aging phenomenon in spatial perspective. The study was carried out for 66 subregions (NUTS 3) and covered the period 1995-2012. Poland is characterized by a strong spatial diversification regarding the senior citizens share and its growth rate, and also determinants exerting impact on the demographic aging processes. The demographically youngest and slowest aging population lives in south-eastern and also central Poland. The most intensive population aging processes are seen in the selected subregions of south-western Poland. Here, we observe extremely low fertility, demographically old working-age population and also significant migration outflow of younger people.

Download Info

If you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
File URL: http://badania-gospodarcze.pl/images/Working_Papers/2014_No_5.pdf
Our checks indicate that this address may not be valid because: 404 Not Found. If this is indeed the case, please notify (Adam P. Balcerzak)
File Function: First version, 2014
Download Restriction: no

File URL: ftp://ftp.grandiose.edu/pub/econ/WorkingPapers/surrec9602R.pdf
Our checks indicate that this address may not be valid because: 500 Failed to connect to FTP server ftp.grandiose.edu: Net::FTP: Bad hostname 'ftp.grandiose.edu'. If this is indeed the case, please notify (Adam P. Balcerzak)
Download Restriction: no

Bibliographic Info

Paper provided by Institute of Economic Research in its series Working Papers with number 5/2014.

as in new window
Length:
Date of creation: Mar 2014
Date of revision: May 2014
Handle: RePEc:pes:wpaper:2014:no5

Contact details of provider:
Web page: http://www.badania-gospodarcze.pl/
More information through EDIRC

Related research

Keywords: population aging; socio-economic development; spatial approach; taxonomic analysis; regression analysis;

Find related papers by JEL classification:

This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:

References

No references listed on IDEAS
You can help add them by filling out this form.

Citations

Lists

This item is not listed on Wikipedia, on a reading list or among the top items on IDEAS.

Statistics

Access and download statistics

Corrections

When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:pes:wpaper:2014:no5. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Adam P. Balcerzak).

If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.

If the full references list an item that is present in RePEc, but the system did not link to it, you can help with this form.

If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.