Definition: This entry includes the figure for the difference between the number of persons entering and leaving a country during the year per 1,000 persons (based on midyear population). An excess of persons entering the country is referred to as net immigration (e.g., 3.56 migrants/1,000 population); an excess of persons leaving the country as net emigration (e.g., -9.26 migrants/1,000 population). The net migration rate indicates the contribution of migration to the overall level of population change. High levels of migration can cause problems such as increasing unemployment and potential ethnic strife (if people are coming in) or a reduction in the labor force, perhaps in certain key sectors (if people are leaving).
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Net migration rate map
World population projected to hit 11.2 billion by 2100
Inland Newstoday - 7/29/2015 9:10:30 PM
Fueled by population growth in some of the poorest African countries ... world to project trends. The new forecast combines all available data, from government statistics to expert forecasts on mortality rates, fertility rates and international migration ...
New country for world's refugees!
The Daily Star - 7/27/2015 7:39:49 PM
The world is in the middle of an extraordinary migration crisis. Across the globe ... the world needs to come together to create a new country for refugees to live in. “It's almost shocking to me that nobody's talking about this as a solution ...
World’s population projected to increase to 8.5 billion by 2030: UN
PanARMENIAN Network - 7/30/2015 9:42:07 AM
PanARMENIAN.Net ... country in the world, “is growing the most rapidly,” according to the UN, and its population is projected to surpass that of the United States by 2050 to become the world’s third-largest. Africa has the highest current rate ...
World Population to Hit 8.5 Billion by 2030
Inter Press Service - 7/30/2015 10:46:33 AM
Africa also has the highest adolescent birth rate: 98 out of 1,000 women. Africa will “play a central role in shaping the size and distribution of the world’s population over the coming decades,” says the report. In the 48 least developed countries ...
UN projects world population to reach 8.5 billion by 2030, driven by growth in developing countries
Australian News - 7/30/2015 5:24:25 AM
And with the highest rate of population growth, Africa is expected to account for more than half of the world"s population growth over the next 35 years. During this period, the report said, the populations of 28 African countries are projected to more ...
Potential Net Migration Shows Aging Countries Attract Young
Call UP - 1/28/2015 6:34:07 PM
Aging countries such as U.S. good at attracting young people Potential Net Migration ... rates. While Gallup's PNMI does not predict migration patterns, it does provide useful information about who these countries are attracting around the world and ...
World Stocks Climb Ahead of Fed Statement
NDTV - 7/29/2015 5:50:04 PM
The prevalent view has been that the Fed is ready to end its near-zero interest rate ... country world stock index rose 0.63 per cent, while the FTSEurofirst index of leading European shares rose .95 per cent. In Europe, carmaker Peugeot reported first ...
India no country for millionaires, reveals survey
Daily News and Analysis - 7/28/2015 10:34:36 AM
A survey done by New World Wealth and Lio ... last on the list of top 10 countries for millionaires at the end of 2014. According to the survey, their second annual global migration paper, HNWIs are defined as those with "net assets of $1 million or ...
UN projects India to overtake China as world's biggest country around 2022
ECNS - 7/30/2015 12:52:24 AM
A new UN report released here Wednesday predicted that India is set to overtake China as the world's largest ... to high-income countries. "Over the past 15 years, we estimate that there has been an average annual net flow of 4.1 million migrants moving ...
The 11 Countries with the Highest Migration Rates
INSIDER MONKEY - 5/28/2015 2:50:04 AM
Let’s move from country to country in search for the 11 countries with the highest migration rates. Migration ... list contains the highest migration rates. In order to accurately rank this list, we have to consider the net migration for a country.
One BILLION people in 15 years: How the world's population is set to soar
The Daily Express - 7/30/2015 5:17:16 AM
High-income countries in Europe and North America could see their populations rise because of an increase in migration, the report says, with an estimated 91m people predicted to relocate to the West over the next 35 years. The world has added 1bn people ...
India to surpass China as most populous country within 7 years
Al Arabiya News - 7/30/2015 7:11:48 AM
And with the highest rate of population growth, Africa is expected to account for more than half of the world’s population growth over the next 35 years. During this period, the report said, the populations of 28 African countries are projected to more ...
UN: Expect 11.2 billion population by the end of the century
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 7/30/2015 12:30:56 AM
The current world population is 7.3 billion. China and India each have more than one billion people. “While the global projections should not be cause for alarm, we must recognize that the concentration of population growth in the poorest countries ...
Increase in migration
The Express Tribune - 7/24/2015 11:53:55 PM
TURBAT: People from all over the Muslim world are ... same period. Migration has brought a great deal of problems to European countries, especially Greece, which is one of the main points of arrival. If the influx continues at the same rate, then the ...
World economy recovering
Castanet - 7/29/2015 4:38:29 PM
International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde says the world economy is recovering but fragile and ... She also expressed optimism for the 19 countries that use the euro. The IMF expects the eurozone economy to grow 1.5 per cent this year and ...