Abstract:The most recent data on the stock of foreign‐born persons in the Russian Federation date back to the 2002 Census, which counted 12 million foreign‐born persons, about 8.3% of the total population. Many of these people were born in other republics of the former Soviet Union (FSU) before its dissolution. Close to 90% held Russian nationality; only 1.4 million were foreigners.
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: June 1, 2012