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
Experts develop method for including migration uncertainty in population projections
Phys - 5/24/2016 6:49:28 PM
Projected net migration rate (net annual ... to project population around the world. The findings were most striking for Germany, whose bureau of statistics has called population decline "inevitable" as the country's populace ages. But the UW model ...
Global Migration? Actually, The World Is Staying Home
Yale Global Online - 5/24/2016 5:23:34 PM
Read the article from Spiegel Online. Guido Mingels was an editor for Tagesanzeigers in Zurich and since 2012 has reported for Spiegel. The article is translated from the German by Christopher Sultan.
Brexit Migration Drop Bad For Economy: Report
Heart - 5/24/2016 2:46:05 PM
The research assumed that if the UK left the EU net migration from the EU countries will decline by two thirds compared to Remain. Net migration in the UK currently stands at 323,000. David Cameron had vowed to reduce it to the tens of thousands but has ...
Potential Net Migration Shows Aging Countries Attract Young
Call UP - 1/28/2015 6:34:07 PM
Aging countries such as ... workforce and declining fertility 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 the areas where they need to ...
How a Brexit Would Give Ammunition to the Trumps of the World
The Huffington Post - 5/23/2016 9:53:47 AM
From 2012 onwards, the British economy started to do better than the rest of continental Europe, and a second wave of migration from the rest ... or second largest single market in the world. Among all the EU countries, for the last ten years the U.K ...
World of low growth, low returns here to stay
The Australian - 5/25/2016 11:53:06 AM
Expect more countries ... increased migration pressures, are becoming more strident. Without descending into the slough of despair, what does it mean? Investors have to lower their expected rates of return. Essentially we are moving into a world where ...
RAKBANK Chooses Gemalto to Support Migration to Contactless EMV Payments in the UAE
Financial Content - 5/24/2016 12:55:43 AM
AMSTERDAM, May 24, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, has been chosen by RAKBANK, one of the oldest and most dynamic banks in the UAE, to support its migration ... growth rate of 45%.The ...
Species Loss, the Migration Hiding in Plain Sight
Inter Press Service - 5/23/2016 10:00:56 AM
The rate at which plant and animal life is migrating signals deepening trouble in the systems that support life on Earth – land, water, plants, climate, etc. Species migration ... are the poorest countries and communities of the world.
World Humanitarian Summit vital to end suffering: Amir – Leaders meet to fix ‘broken’ aid system
Kuwait Times - 5/23/2016 8:30:52 PM
ISTANBUL: HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah stressed on the importance of holding the first World ... his country has contributed over $2 billion for the cause in the past five years. He added that “according to international statistics ...
Saudi healthcare sector jobs grow by 37 percent
MENAFN - 5/24/2016 11:25:39 AM
Additionally, healthcare sector is a key factor in the ... to Support Migration to Contactless EMV Payments in the UAE, MENAFN Press (MENAFN Press) AMSTERDAM, May 24, 2016-(ACN Newswire)-Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital ...
The impact of migration on sender countries
worldfinance.com - 4/22/2015 11:53:51 AM
Sender countries could offer their countrymen (and women) working abroad the possibility of purchasing a bond “with a face value of $1,000, say, carrying a three to four percent interest rate and five year maturity,” the World Bank suggests.
Is the Reserve Bank under-estimating Auckland migration?
Stuff - 5/20/2016 3:09:19 AM
Statistics New Zealand permanent ... Auckland a melting pot - ranked world's fourth most cosmopolitan city Alexander said that given that Auckland captured about 60 per cent of the country's net migration, its share of these people was probably also ...
Column: China's aluminium market shrouded by statistical smoke and mirrors - Andy Home
Reuters - 5/24/2016 5:49:13 AM
On this basis April's run rate was 31.3 million tonnes, down a net 1.79 million tonnes from September ... fact that so much is still seeping out of the country despite a negative arbitrage with the outside world. The scale of that export flow still holds ...
13 countries that see the biggest migration in the world
Rediff India Abroad - 8/22/2014 7:48:09 PM
The Mexico-United States 'migration corridor' has for decades been by far the largest in the world, according to World Bank data, with about 11.6 million Mexicans living in America. However, in 2012 the Pew Hispanic Center reported that net migration to ...
Nine creative ways to improve cognitive development of children in developing countries
News-Medical - 5/23/2016 5:14:36 AM
Grand Challenges Canada, funded by the Government of Canada, and the "Saving Brains" partners today announced investments in nine creative ways to protect and nurture the cognitive development of children in developing countries. The investments total up ...