Demographic transformation of populations
Published Online: 4 FEB 2013
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The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration
How to Cite
Jones, G. W. 2013. Demographic transformation of populations. The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration. .
- Published Online: 4 FEB 2013
This essay focuses on how migration transforms populations in sending and receiving countries, and more broadly globally. Migration has had major impacts on population size and structure in different localities, districts, and nations over the course of world demographic history, and its impact is continuing today.
- demography and population studies;
- civil rights;
- cultural diversity;
- assimilation and exclusion