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
Net migration to UK falls sharply after Brexit vote
The Guardian - 2/23/2017 3:03:32 PM
The UK will always welcome those who contribute and benefit our country, but there is no consent for uncontrolled immigration.” Nicola White, the ONS’s head of international migration statistics, said: “Although we have seen a fall in net migration ...
Net migration to Britain falls to lowest in more than two years
Reuters - 2/23/2017 2:39:05 AM
LONDON Net migration to Britain has fallen to its lowest in more than two years, official data showed on Thursday, partly driven by an increase in the number of people from some eastern European countries leaving. But the Office for National Statistics ...
Brexodus? Net migration falls below 300,000 - lowest for three years
Sky News HD - 2/23/2017 11:21:38 AM
Net ... migration statistics at the ONS, said: "This is the first release to contain long-term international migration estimates including three months of data following the EU referendum." She described the decrease in net migration from the EU8 countries ...
Analysis: Five key charts as net migration from the EU overtakes that from the rest of the world
Daily Telegraph - 2/23/2017 12:04:35 PM
The latest raft of migration statistics have shown a drop in ... UK from the EU exceeded that from the rest of the world combined. Net migration in the year to September stood at 165,000 from EU countries compared to 164,000 from all the other countries ...
Net migration rate (2016)
vividmaps.com - 2/20/2017 7:36:08 AM
Net migration rate is the difference of immigrants & emigrants of an area in a period of time, divided per 1,000 inhabitants. A positive value represents more people entering the country than leaving it, while a negative value means more people leaving ...
Net migration: Eastern Europeans fled Britain in Brexit aftermath ONS figures show
International Business Times - 2/23/2017 3:25:01 PM
But this is just one set of statistics and we must not get carried away. We will continue to make progress to bring down net migration to the tens of thousands." Net migration from the so-called "EU-8" countries – Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland ...
UK net migration falls by 49,000 to below 300,000
digitallook.com - 2/23/2017 11:50:16 AM
More British citizens left the country than foreign nationals - 128,000, compared with 103,000 EU citizens leaving the UK and 93,000 non-EU citizens. Nicola White, Head of International Migration Statistics, said: “Although net migration in the year to ...
Economists react: Immigration from eastern Europe falls as net migration dips below 300,000
CITY A.M. - 2/23/2017 4:47:56 AM
Immigration to the UK from countries ... while net migration dipped below 300,000, new figures show. Emigration by nationals from the eight nations which joined the EU in 2004 tripled, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS), while there ...
Import Endless Third World Refugees: Your Country Becomes A Third World
Sonoran News - 2/21/2017 7:45:05 PM
The burning question facing every European country in 2017: can their countries and cultures survive endless refugee immigration from the ever-burgeoning Third World? The salient question ... another 80,000,000 (million) net gain, new babies annually.
Migration to the UK has DROPPED in the quarter after Britain voted to leave the European Union – to the lowest level in two years
The Sun - 2/23/2017 9:34:16 AM
MIGRATION to Britain has dropped after the EU vote last summer – to the lowest level in two years. The Office for National Statistics ... our country, but there is no consent for uncontrolled immigration.” In the year to June 2016, net migration ...
Net migration drops by 49,000 after vote to leave EU
thenational.scot - 2/24/2017 12:36:12 AM
NET migration ... statistics show 1,292 people arrived under the initiative in the final three months of last year, taking the total since it was expanded to 5,454. In 2015, ministers committed to take in 20,000 Syrians driven from the war-torn country ...
Net long-term migration to UK at two-year low of 273,000
Daily Gazette - 2/23/2017 6:59:46 PM
Net long-term migration to the UK has fallen to its lowest level in more than two years, new figures have revealed. The measure – the difference between the numbers of people arriving and leaving the country ... for National Statistics, are the ...
Migration drops to 273,000 in wake of Brexit vote
London Evening Standard - 2/23/2017 11:35:57 AM
“The UK will always welcome those who contribute and benefit our country, but there is no consent for uncontrolled immigration.” Nicola White, the Office for National Statistics’ head of migration statistics, said the overall decline in net migration ...