Thursday, 7 February 2008

Youth movement in Catalonia

Catalonia registered 82,000 births in 2006, the highest since 1979, with migrants and native baby boomers combining to reverse a well-entrenched ageing trend, according to the Spanish Institute of National Statistics. Catalonia's total population also surpassed the seven million mark in 2006, the agency said. (Full story in printed edition).