Migration Processes in the Republic of Karelia. 1990–2015

  • Svetlana Yalovitsyna Institute of Linguistics, Literature and History of the Karelian Research Centre, Russian Academy of Sciences
Keywords: Republic of Karelia, demographic processes, employment, cultural and regional identity, migration policy


The paper discusses the migration processes changes in the Republic of Karelia in 1990–2015. Much attention is given to dynamics of demographic, socio-economic and sociocultural phenomena of the period under review, as well as on the challenges associated with migration; migration policy of the republican authorities.