A new estimate of Ukrainian population losses during the crises of the 1930s and 1940s

  title={A new estimate of Ukrainian population losses during the crises of the 1930s and 1940s},
  author={J. Vallin and F. Mesl{\'e} and Sergue{\"i} Adamets and S. Pyrozhkov},
  journal={Population Studies},
  pages={249 - 264}
Ukraine experienced two very acute demographic crises during the Soviet era: the 1933 famine and the Second World War. While different estimates of total losses have been produced previously, we have tried here to distinguish the specific impact of the crises on mortality from their impact on fertility and migration. Taking into account all existing sources of registered data and estimates, a painstaking reconstruction of annual demographic changes has been produced and complete annual life… Expand
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