[2008-07-04] Europe's Shrinking Regions - demographic decline and policy response (Evans, N)

Europe's Shrinking Region : demographic decline and policy response presented at Japan's Shrinking Regions' workshop and symposium, at Sheffield, UK, on the 3-5 July 2008 by Dr Neil Evans, Leeds Metropolitan University

Page 02: Overview of presentation

Page 2: Table of contents: 1. Intro, 2. Europe's demographic characteristics, 3. Consequences of depopulation, 4. EU funding support, 5. Regional-local response, 6. Summary

Page 03: Demographic Change in Europe

Page 3: Demographic Change in Europe - five key points are formulated (see Notes)

Page 04: A Europe of growing and shrinking regions (1)

Page 4: Europe of growing and shrinking regions; this slide shows a map themed 'Evolution of the population between 1990 and 2000'

Page 05: A Europe of growing and shrinking regions (2)

Page 5: Europe of growing and shrinking regions; this slide shows a map themed 'Average annual growth rate of population between 2000 and 2005'

Page 06: Fertility rates

Page 6: Fertility rates; this slide shows a map themed 'Number of children per woman 1999'

Page 07: Natural population change

Page 7: Natural population change; this slide shows a map themed 'Crude rate of natural population increase, 2003, NUTS 2'

Page 08: Net migration

Page 8: Net migration; this slide shows a map themed 'Crude rate of net migration NUTS 2 - 2003'

Page 09: Components of population change

Page 9: Components of population change; this slide shows a map themed 'Population development by components 1996-1999'

Page 10: Migratory balance typology

Page 10: Migratory balance typology; this slide shows a map themed 'Typology of migratory balances by age classes 1995-2000'

Page 11: Composite map of aspects of demographic changes

Page 11: Composite map of aspects of demographic changes; this slide shows a map themed 'Annual average change of population 1995-2000 in percent'

Page 12: The greying of Europe

Page 12: The greying of Europes; this slide shows a set of three maps themed 'Prospective for the greying of Europe in 2000, 2015 and 2030'

Page 13: Population profile challenges

Page 13: Population profile challenges; this slide shows a map themed 'Degree of population profile challenges as an aggragate of 4 indicators: population density, ageing, reproduction potential, and population growth'

Page 14: 'Old' type of depopulation

Page 14: 'Old' type of depopulation; this slide shows a map themed 'out-migration compared to birth/death surplus'

Page 15: 'New' type of depopulation

Page 15: 'New' type of depopulation; this slide shows a map shows 'death surplus exceeds in/out-migration'

Page 16: Consequences for Europe's shrinking regions

Page 16: Consequences for Europe's shrinking regions (see Notes)

Page 17: EU Regional/Cohesion Policy

Page 17: EU Regional/Cohesion Policy (see Notes)

Page 18: Structural and Cohesion Funds

Page 18: Structural and Cohesion Funds (see Notes)

Page 19: EU measures to help shrinking regions

Page 19: EU measures to help shrinking regions (see Notes)

Page 20: Increasing policy innovation

Page 20: Increasing policy innovation (see Notes)

Page 21: Summary

Page 21: Summary (see Notes)