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Urban migration in the Republic of Ireland

Jacques VerrieМЂre

Urban migration in the Republic of Ireland

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Published by Ionad Taighde in Eolaiocht Shoisialta in Galway .
Written in English

  • Rural-urban migration -- Ireland.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJacques Verrière.
    SeriesPáipéar taighde -- 6, Páipéar Taighde (University College, Galway. Social Sciences Research Centre) -- no. 6.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination22 p. :
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20804079M

    Ireland. Ireland is in 7th place in the OECD in terms of the share of immigrants in its population, with the foreign-born accounting for 17% of the total population. 46% of them arrived in the last 5 years compared with 22% on average across OECD countries.

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