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Migration drives EU population growth

11.07.14 @ 09:20

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The combined population of EU states rose to 507.4mn on 1 January this year from 505.7mn a year earlier, the EU commission says. Most of the growth is due to migration, with almost half a million people moving to Germany, but with 257,000 people leaving crisis-hit Spain.

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