Abstract:Permanent immigration to Italy remains at high levels, making it the leading immigration destination among European OECD countries in 2009. Data from population registers show a 9% increase in the stock of foreign residents, to 4.24 million, including 407 000 new enrolments of foreigners from abroad. Preliminary data for 2010 show a further increase of 376 000.
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: July 1, 2011