Baltic Sea Region Territorial Monitoring System

Results / Key Messages: “Principal BSR divides”

  • Both the north-south as well as the urban rural gap of the BSR are growing further still.
  • The east-west gap still exists, but it is changing form. From having been a primarily economic gap sharpest along the former iron curtain, it has now changed into a far more multifaceted divide, where social differences today are possibly the most pronounced ones.