Current polish population (estimated)
number of people of working age for 2035 will decrease from 24.6 million in
2008 to 20.7 million in 2035, of which over 1.2 million decrease in the five
years 2015-2020 - according to published CSO (Central Statistics Office
To 2035, the number of people in working age will grow to 9.6 million persons to 6.2 million people in 2008. CSO estimates that the Polish population to decline - in 2020 will drop to 37.8 million, and in 2035 to 36 million.
CSO estimates that until 2035 the number of people aged 0-17 years will fall from 7.3 million in 2008 to 5.6 million.
"Participation of persons in working age population in total population, shall be (in 2,035 years - PAP), 26.7 percent. The number of working age will increase on average by more than 100 thousand. Per year and on average during the decade 2010-2020 will be to mount almost 200 thousand. people aged 60/65 years and more, "- said in a report.
The CSO survey also showed that the decrease in the level of mortality, and will prolong the life expectancy of Poles. "In 2035 years, men will live more than 77 years, while women nearly 83 years, ie by about 6 and 3 years longer than now" - written.
"In light of the assumptions must be expected that in the next two or three years you can expect a higher number of births, while in subsequent years, the number of births will decrease - to the level of 272 thousand. In 2035 years" - was added.
CSO estimates that the Polish population to decline - in 2020 will drop to 37.8 million, and in 2035 to 36 million. "The rate of decline of the Polish population by the year 2020 at around 2-3 percent. Per year. After 2020, decline in growth rate will grow to 5-10 percent. Every year" - said at a press conference Lucyna Nowak, director of demographic research department of the CSO.
"Migration to the Polish did not inhibit these declines, because the influx of immigrants into the country will not be so large as to other Western European countries, not least because of the weaker social services - added.
CSO said that in late 2009 Polish population numbered more than 38 million 173 thousand. people and has grown YoY by 37 thousand.