Population ageing and low fertility: recent demographic changes in Bosnia and Herzegovina

  title={Population ageing and low fertility: recent demographic changes in Bosnia and Herzegovina},
  author={Alma Pobric and Guy M. Robinson},
  journal={Journal of Population Research},
Population ageing is the most prominent demographic trend in Europe. It is driven in part by the widespread transition from high fertility to low fertility, which is most pronounced in the former socialist countries of Eastern Europe. One of these, Bosnia and Herzegovina, is experiencing a sharp decline in the proportion of younger people and an increase of the elderly as the total fertility rate is falling more rapidly than are mortality rates. This ageing, with a marked decline in fertility… Expand
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