Characteristics of Portugal - Galicia Northern border area
Lower demographic and economic dynamism in the Norte Region (Portugal) ¿ Galicia (Spain) border area, within the context of this Euro-region
05 July 2005
Within the framework of the Euro-region Norte Region (Portugal) ¿ Galicia (Spain), the respective border area reports ageing population and old housing stock, with little significant population density associated. The sluggish economic situation is reflected, in particular, in a lower employment rate and a higher unemployment rate.