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Germany is growing – but not everywhere

The population of Germany is growing at different rates in its individual regions. Between 2010 and 2016, the population has grown in 282 of its 401 districts and independent towns and cities. Growth is especially rapid in major cities and their surrounding regions. More : Germany is growing – but not everywhere

Federal Institute for Research on Building, Urban Affairs and Spatial Development

The Federal Institute for Research on Building, Urban Affairs and Spatial Development (BBSR) within the Federal Office for Building and Regional Planning (BBR) is a departmental research institution under the portfolio of the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB). It advises the Federal Government with sectoral scientific consultation in the political fields of spatial planning, urban development, housing and building.

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