Italy’s mortality rate in 2020 ‘highest recorded since World War II’
Italy

Italy’s mortality rate in 2020 ‘highest recorded since World War II’

Italy in the past year recorded the highest mortality rate seen in the post-war period, according to new figures released on Thursday.

More people died in Italy in 2020 than in any year since World War II

More people died in Italy in 2020 than in any year since World War II

Want to live a long life? Move to the south of Germany
Germany

Want to live a long life? Move to the south of Germany

Germany’s ageing population heading for massive decline
Germany

Germany’s ageing population heading for massive decline

Twentysomethings make up over half of central Aarhus population
Denmark

Twentysomethings make up over half of central Aarhus population

Italy is in a ‘demographic recession’ not seen since World War One
Italy

Italy is in a ‘demographic recession’ not seen since World War One

What will Sweden look like in 2070?
Sweden

What will Sweden look like in 2070?

Fewer young professionals in Denmark’s corridors of power
Denmark

Fewer young professionals in Denmark’s corridors of power

One in every four German residents now has migrant background
Germany

One in every four German residents now has migrant background

German population has grown by two million since 2015 due to immigration
Germany

German population has grown by two million since 2015 due to immigration

Muslims could make up 20 percent of German population by 2050: study
Germany

Muslims could make up 20 percent of German population by 2050: study

German population will grow over coming decades after all, experts reckon
Germany

German population will grow over coming decades after all, experts reckon

Guess which Swiss group lives at home longest?
Switzerland

Guess which Swiss group lives at home longest?

How the number of Muslims in Germany is way lower than people think
Germany

How the number of Muslims in Germany is way lower than people think

New record: Over 2 million migrated to Germany in 2015
Germany

New record: Over 2 million migrated to Germany in 2015

Why educated Germans avoid social media
Germany

Why educated Germans avoid social media

Migrants reverse German population decline
Germany

Migrants reverse German population decline

East German population to plunge by 2030
Germany

East German population to plunge by 2030

Berlin growing twice as fast as expected
Germany

Berlin growing twice as fast as expected

Half of Spaniards aged 25–29 live with parents
Spain

Half of Spaniards aged 25–29 live with parents

Germany has just two workers per pensioner
Germany

Germany has just two workers per pensioner

Germans: money worries the best contraceptive
Germany

Germans: money worries the best contraceptive

Census shrinks German population by 1.5 million
Germany

Census shrinks German population by 1.5 million

Shrinking school pays €500 for new pupils
Germany

Shrinking school pays €500 for new pupils

Germans hunting Mr or Ms Right not having kids
Germany

Germans hunting Mr or Ms Right not having kids

Immigration boosts population in 2012
Germany

Immigration boosts population in 2012

More skilled immigrants ‘key’ to German success
Germany

More skilled immigrants ‘key’ to German success

Is Germany a horrible place to raise a family?
Germany

Is Germany a horrible place to raise a family?

Torrent of immigration heading to Germany
Germany

Torrent of immigration heading to Germany

Fewer Germans find children worthwhile
Germany

Fewer Germans find children worthwhile

Study: More old Germans can’t afford care
Germany

Study: More old Germans can’t afford care

‘Immigrants cause problems’ say Germans
Germany

‘Immigrants cause problems’ say Germans

Being poor costs years of life even as we all age
Germany

Being poor costs years of life even as we all age

Immigrants boost German population
Germany

Immigrants boost German population

Pensioners will be allowed to earn more
Germany

Pensioners will be allowed to earn more

Millionaires choose to live in Düsseldorf
Germany

Millionaires choose to live in Düsseldorf

Berlin tourists warned of rise in theft
Germany

Berlin tourists warned of rise in theft

Two-thirds of Germans believe in true love
Germany

Two-thirds of Germans believe in true love

Having older employees ‘better for business’
Germany

Having older employees ‘better for business’

Germans work six weeks a year longer than French
Germany

Germans work six weeks a year longer than French

‘Mia’ and ‘Ben’ favourite baby names of 2011
Germany

‘Mia’ and ‘Ben’ favourite baby names of 2011

Life expectancy sinks for poorer Germans
Germany

Life expectancy sinks for poorer Germans

Dying rural villages ‘should be abandoned’
Germany

Dying rural villages ‘should be abandoned’

Germany ready to inseminate you, minister says
Germany

Germany ready to inseminate you, minister says

German population to shrink by a fifth by 2060
Germany

German population to shrink by a fifth by 2060

Dementia shop and advice centre comes to Freiburg
Germany

Dementia shop and advice centre comes to Freiburg

More pensioners working low-paid jobs to get by
Germany

More pensioners working low-paid jobs to get by

Births surge to highest rate since 1990
Germany

Births surge to highest rate since 1990

One third of children born out of wedlock
Germany

One third of children born out of wedlock

The changing face of Germany
Germany

The changing face of Germany

Initiative seeks to halt country doctor drain
Germany

Initiative seeks to halt country doctor drain

Attitudes toward German citizenship changing
Germany

Attitudes toward German citizenship changing

German workers retiring later in life
Germany

German workers retiring later in life

Living in a dying city
Germany

Living in a dying city

The unhealthy cult of ageing
Germany

The unhealthy cult of ageing

Immigration surge halts population exodus
Germany

Immigration surge halts population exodus

Schröder demands help for infertile couples
Germany

Schröder demands help for infertile couples

Germany begins first census in decades
Germany

Germany begins first census in decades

Foreign population increase bucks downward trend
Germany

Foreign population increase bucks downward trend

Unlikely cities become ‘secret stars’ for real estate investing
Germany

Unlikely cities become ‘secret stars’ for real estate investing

Ageing immigrants spark new nursing care niche
Germany

Ageing immigrants spark new nursing care niche

‘Maximilian’ and ‘Sophie’ most popular baby names of 2010
Germany

‘Maximilian’ and ‘Sophie’ most popular baby names of 2010

Fewer Germans consider children essential part of life
Germany

Fewer Germans consider children essential part of life

Women and immigrants must fill labour shortage, study says
Germany

Women and immigrants must fill labour shortage, study says

Leon and Mia most popular baby names in 2010
Germany

Leon and Mia most popular baby names in 2010

Birth rate on the rise
Germany

Birth rate on the rise

Importing talent for an export-driven future
Germany

Importing talent for an export-driven future

Births hit record low
Germany

Births hit record low

Life expectancy on the rise
Germany

Life expectancy on the rise

Schröder suggests elderly take part in public service
Germany

Schröder suggests elderly take part in public service

Migrant birthrates falling in Germany, study finds
Germany

Migrant birthrates falling in Germany, study finds

Poles, Romanians and Americans lead immigration to Germany
Germany

Poles, Romanians and Americans lead immigration to Germany

Population free-fall continues
Germany

Population free-fall continues

Fewer Germans tying the knot
Germany

Fewer Germans tying the knot

Experts predict rapid spike in cancer cases
Germany

Experts predict rapid spike in cancer cases

Germany continues to shrink
Germany

Germany continues to shrink

Experts warn of future doctor shortage crisis
Germany

Experts warn of future doctor shortage crisis

Labour minister warns of future skilled worker shortage
Germany

Labour minister warns of future skilled worker shortage

Study finds an extra million Muslims living in Germany
Germany

Study finds an extra million Muslims living in Germany

Germany’s young adults are too fat to work
Germany

Germany’s young adults are too fat to work

Expats rank Germany top place to find love
Germany

Expats rank Germany top place to find love

Parents in east get smaller benefit cheques
Germany

Parents in east get smaller benefit cheques

German population aging rapidly
Germany

German population aging rapidly

Germans are the most pessimistic Europeans
Germany

Germans are the most pessimistic Europeans

Study shows divorce can be deadly
Germany

Study shows divorce can be deadly

Eastern Germany called economic ‘crisis region’
Germany

Eastern Germany called economic ‘crisis region’

Official wants 50,000 empty west German flats demolished
Germany

Official wants 50,000 empty west German flats demolished

Over a million Germans disappear
Germany

Over a million Germans disappear

Germany still shrinking despite more births
Germany

Germany still shrinking despite more births

A third of German children born out of wedlock
Germany

A third of German children born out of wedlock

More Swedes having three kids: study
Sweden

More Swedes having three kids: study

One in four Swedes a Stockholmer by 2020
Sweden

One in four Swedes a Stockholmer by 2020

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Switzerland

Swiss women expect to live to 84

The Swiss: long-lived, generous and foreign
Switzerland

The Swiss: long-lived, generous and foreign

Foreign residents now make up more than a quarter of the population in Switzerland
Switzerland

Foreign residents now make up more than a quarter of the population in Switzerland

Tubby German smokers avoid marriage and kids, EU figures show
Germany

Tubby German smokers avoid marriage and kids, EU figures show

Hipp baby food turns to hip-replacement generation
Germany

Hipp baby food turns to hip-replacement generation

Germany lags Europe in social equality survey
Germany

Germany lags Europe in social equality survey