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
Wall Street Journal - 2/4/2016 2:33:22 PM
“I don’t think there is any possibility that deposit rates for individuals will turn negative in our country,” because even more aggressive ... as well as failure to deal with the refugee and migration crisis, could further hurt the economy.
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 ...
Global migration crisis and the Bangladesh experience
The Daily Star - 2/5/2016 3:26:28 AM
In many stances, relocation of the migrants to share burden among the EU nations have failed due to resistance from both some of the EU countries ... World as a gesture of support and assistance; integration into new societies and permanent migration ...
Report says "Brexit" would cut net migration to UK by 100,000
PanARMENIAN Network - 1/27/2016 9:13:35 AM
PanARMENIAN.Net ... indicated migration to Britain would "continue at a substantial rate for the foreseeable future", he said. "Indeed, immigrants tend to generate further migration as their friends and relatives join them in their new countries ...
Women of Haitian Descent Bear the Brunt of Dominican Migration Policy
Inter Press Service - 2/5/2016 2:57:50 AM
That fear was heightened by the last wave of deportations, which formed part of the complicated migration ... in this country of 10.6 million people, where 36 percent of the population lives below the poverty line, according to World Bank figures from ...
Brexit would cut net migration to Britain by 100,000 a year, claims new report
Daily Telegraph - 1/27/2016 1:56:55 AM
A British exit from the European Union could cut net migration ... at a substantial rate for the foreseeable future. “Indeed, immigrants tend to generate further migration as their friends and relatives join them in their new countries.”
World pledges $10B for Syrians, but peace prospects bleak
brandonsun.com - 2/4/2016 1:00:19 PM
LONDON - World leaders pledged more than $10 billion Thursday to ... to the effort to help the 4.6 million Syrians who have sought refuge in neighbouring countries including Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey. Another 6 million people or more are displaced within ...
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.
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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 ...
World stocks drift as Fed watchers await US job data
Ludington Daily News - 2/5/2016 3:47:56 AM
HONG KONG (AP) — World stock markets were uneven Friday as investors awaited U.S. job numbers that could influence how much the Fed raises interest rates this year ... hurting shares of the country's export producers. South Korea's Kospi edged up ...
The Future of World Religions: Population Growth Projections, 2010-2050
The Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life Project - 4/2/2015 1:43:28 PM
The religious profile of the world is rapidly changing, driven primarily by differences in fertility rates ... countries or no switching at all, see Chapter 1.) Over the coming decades, Christians are expected to experience the largest net losses from ...
Annual net migration could slash by 100,000 with a Brexit, claims new report
The Daily Express - 1/26/2016 5:35:51 PM
Research by the pressure group Migration Watch ... at a substantial rate for the foreseeable future. "Indeed, immigrants tend to generate further migration as their friends and relatives join them in their new countries. Net EU migration now amounts ...
Migration Watch UK claim that leaving EU would cut net migration by 100,000 a year dismissed as 'disingenuous'
The Independent - 1/27/2016 9:49:22 AM
with overall net migration reaching a record annual level of 336,000 in the latest statistics. Lord Rose, chairman of “stay” campaigners Britain Stronger in Europe, previously said immigration ”isn't going to go away” if the country leaves.
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The migration fuelling George Osborne's 'comeback country'
The Guardian - 3/19/2015 1:45:45 PM
As the OBR put it in the economic and fiscal outlook published alongside the budget: “Our previous forecasts have been underpinned by the assumption in the Office for National Statistics’ low migration population projections that net migration will ...