This publication features key statistics on demographic events in Portugal, emphasizing the most relevant trends and aspects observed in 2018, covering the following subject matters:
- Resident population estimates by sex and age, natural and migratory growth;
- Population projections;
- Births and fertility;
- Mortality, infant and fetal mortality and life expectancy;
- Marriages and divorces;
- International migration and acquisition of citizenship.
In order to complement the information, hyperlinks for indicators available at the Statistics Portugal’s website were provided throughout the publication. Tables with information regarding the main demographic indicators are also made available, with decennial data for the period from 1900 to 1980, and yearly data between 1980 and 2018.
This edition corresponds to the 78th edition of the thematic yearbook on Demography, published by Statistics Portugal since 1935.