Report: State of the Nordic Region 2016

Authors: Julien Grunfelder, Linus Rispling and Gustaf Norlén

The report “State of the Nordic Region” is the fourteenth volume in the series “Regional Development in the Nordic countries”. The report draws on the latest available statistics to present an analysis of demographic changes, labour market trends, education, economic performance, and developments in accessibility and infrastructure. In addition,the report includes a Regional Potential Index, which highlights the strengths and weaknesses of the 74 Nordic Regions in relation to one another, and identifies the regions with the strongest growth potential.

To read the report, please visit the Nordic Centre for Spatial Development website.