Eurostat: Romania’s population will drop considerably in the next 50 years to 17 million in 2060
Therefore, Romania’s population might drop by 7.5% by 2035 compared to 2010, registering the fourth drop in the EU after Bulgaria, Latvia, Lithuania a press release of Eurostat reads. By 2060 Romania’s population might decrease to 19.4%, the fourth after Bulgaria, Latvia and Lithuania, Eurostat data reads.
In the same time, Romania’s population will be the oldest in 2060 across Europe. The weight of the older in Romania will be highest in Latvia with 36%, Romania and Poland with 35%, Bulgaria Germany and Slovakia with 33%.