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, 2012See also: Net migration rate map
EU countries to take in 40,000 asylum seekers in migration quota proposal
theguardian.com - 5/27/2015 1:28:21 PM
“Our migration policies have not kept pace with migration realities,” he said. “This is not something that gets you elected or re-elected.” France, Spain and the countries of central and eastern Europe have been bitterly critical of the quota plan
Top 10 Countries by Net Migration Rate
Jagran Josh - 9/22/2011 11:58:53 AM
... (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 ...
Countries with the highest net migration rate
Mongabay - 1/24/2010 11:57:35 PM
... 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 ...
Sweden's Remarkable Lack of Garbage and 22 Other Astounding Facts About Our World Today
Alter Net - 5/27/2015 2:51:15 AM
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UN chief calls for enhanced efforts to combat migration crisis
Net India 123 - 5/27/2015 2:29:47 AM
Ban recalled that developed countries have an obligation to identify the causes driving thousands of people to risk their lives through en masse migration, and to seek solutions in their countries of origin. Following a meeting with Irish Prime Minister ...
These few steps by Modi govt will allow India to become one of the world's top 5 economies
Firstpost - 5/26/2015 7:17:18 AM
Indeed, the positive real rate ... country will add to the progress on this front. Labour laws: This is intricately linked to the ease of doing business. The old thinking was that labour needs protection, the new thinking is that labour needs a safety net.
Why there is high Rate of Youth Unemployment in Puntland, Somalia?
Horseed Media - 5/25/2015 6:38:31 PM
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From MozyPro to Zetta.net: Kleinfelder Migrates 62TB of Data to Eliminate Failed, Slow Backups
marketwired.com - 5/26/2015 1:00:54 PM
Fast and Seamless Migration from MozyPro to Zetta.net Kleinfelder needed a cloud backup solution that can move supersized datasets over the Internet fast and easy. "Zetta.net's world-class support ... large daily change rates was a key issue for ...
Amazon to start paying taxes in some European countries
PanARMENIAN Network - 5/25/2015 5:23:57 AM
PanARMENIAN.Net - In a move that could put pressure on its rivals to follow suit, Amazon will start paying taxes in a number of European countries where it has large ... allow companies to apply for a lower tax rate on profits that result from certain ...
Emerging Currencies Decline as U.S. Data Stoke Fed Rate Concern
Bloomberg - 5/27/2015 1:39:41 AM
Near-zero U.S. interest rates have bolstered demand for assets in developing nations as investors seek higher returns. Poland’s zloty fell 1.1 percent against the euro. The country witnessed ... The MSCI World Index has advanced 4.2 percent and is ...
The world’s most powerful women 2015
Yahoo News - 5/26/2015 2:05:19 PM
The world’s most ... backstop for 188 countries. When she took over in 2011 the world economy was still recovering from the financial crisis. Today Lagarde is projecting 3.5% annual global growth -- only a hint above last year's rate and down from ...
World War II, 70 years after
Baptist Press - 5/26/2015 6:37:20 PM
They are dying at a rate of nearly 500 per day. But we all live with the consequences of World War II, whether we realize it ... Western missionaries streamed into ravaged countries after the war, bringing help and hope. The disciples they made helped ...
SA, Botswana agree to work on digital migration
africanbrains.net - 5/26/2015 12:39:25 PM
“We travelled to Botswana where we discussed issues of potential frequency spectrum interference as a result of the Digital Migration ... timelines by both countries. Botswana intends to begin the process of licencing after the World Radio Conference ...
Maternal Death Rate: WHO Gives Mauritius the Worst Grade in Africa
news.islandcrisis.net - 5/25/2015 1:23:34 PM
Mauritius has been given a very poor grade by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in its World Health Statistics report. It is the only country in Africa to have ... one of the main reasons the mortality rate is so high is because of the high number ...
Faltering Chinese economy could cause world recession
Sun-Journal - 5/27/2015 4:17:09 AM
On any list of calamities threatening the world economy ... The social safety net needs to be strengthened so that people can save less to meet personal disasters. And banks need to be overhauled so that artificially low interest rates don't subsidize ...