Geografie 1984, 89, 1-14

Contribution to the Issue of the Statistics of Migration Motivations

Dušan Drbohlav

Katedra ekonomické a regionální geografie, Přírodovědecká fakulta UK, Albertov 6, 128 43 Praha 2, Czechia

This contribution constitutes an effort to look deeper into the motivation for migration. It points out some problems of these motivations in the Czechoslovak statistics. The main objective of the contribution is an attempt to make a confrontations between the subjective migration motivation for "health reasons" on the one hand and objective characteristics on the other hand.