What do the latest population projections tell us about Wales?

Earlier this month, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) published their latest population projections for the UK. Despite its seemingly ‘dry’ nature, this data is widely used by researcher and policy makers alike to inform fiscal projections, identify future demand for hospital and school places, and estimate the future cost of state pensions.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://blogs.cardiff.ac.uk/thinking-wales/2019/10/30/population-projections-wales/