Population

Table of Contents

  • Demographic situation

    Estonian development was strongly influenced by the fact that demographic transition proceeded according to the so-called French type, distinguished by a weak demographic explosion. Therefore ...
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  • Impact of the Soviet occupation

    It should be mentioned, as a comparison, that Estonians as the principal nation made up 88.1% of the total population before the Second World ...
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  • Fertility and age composition

    In subsequent years, the fertility rate dropped abruptly and has now fallen below 1.3. All population groups have decreased at roughly the same rate ...
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  • Fertility behaviour

    The average life expectancy at birth at the end of the 1990s was more or less equal to the level forty years ago. The mortality ...
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  • Mortality

    The structure of the causes of death in Estonia is similar to those of demographically developed nations. Endogenous causes of death together with violent deaths ...
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  • External links


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