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
The migration fuelling George Osborne's 'comeback country'
theguardian.com - 3/19/2015 1:45:45 PM
George Osborne’s sunny economic forecast and much of his claim that Britain is a “comeback country ... higher employment rate. On top of this, the latest labour market survey figures show that the latest rise in net inward migration does not appear ...
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 ...
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 ...
Why are interest rates so low, part 3: The Global Savings Glut
Brookings - 4/1/2015 10:52:51 AM
My previous post discussed Larry Summers’ secular stagnation hypothesis, the notion that monetary policy will be chronically unable to push interest rates low ... and regions. A country’s current account surplus is roughly the net amount of financial ...
Sierra Leone: NACSA Ends Confab to Combat Irregular Migration
AllAfrica - 3/29/2015 11:56:40 PM
Irregular migration, according to experts, is a trans-border movement of people across a country without legal documentation ... effectively manage and reduce to the barest minimum the high rate of irregular migration which will ensure retention of ...
America's Ugly Truth about Broadband? We are 22nd or 25th in the World in Download Speeds; 40th in Upload Speeds.
The Huffington Post - 4/1/2015 1:20:11 AM
According to Ookla's Net Index ... The US is 22nd in the world in "average peak" speed connections at the end of 2014. (I note that we were 16th in "average" broadband speeds.) This exhibit is for the Americas countries' speeds, 4th quarter, 2014.
World Waits for Iran Sanctions Deal
The Maritime Executive - 3/31/2015 6:32:10 PM
The world ... of OPEC net oil exports. This was the lowest earnings for the group since 2010. These net export earnings do not include Iran's revenues because of the difficulties associated with estimating Iran's earnings, including the country's inability ...
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 : Recap of 44 Days Of Action
sportsrediscovered.com - 4/1/2015 5:30:44 AM
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Group Stages – All about the bat dominating ... Had it not been for their tardy net run rate, Ireland could have trumped either of the two in that race! Quarter Finals – Remember Wahab Riaz? Had it not been for Wahab Riaz ...
We’ve got net neutrality. Now the real work begins.
Computer World - 3/30/2015 7:16:18 PM
For a start, the U.S. needs to become a world leader in high-speed broadband rather than a laggard. The Ookla Net Index, which rates countries by actual download speeds, puts the U.S. at 26th in the world, with an average speed of 33.27 Mbps. That’s well ...
British UKIP leader vows 90% immigration cut
Sky News - 4/2/2015 5:58:11 AM
The head of the right-wing UK Independence Party has promised to slash net migration into Britain by 90 per cent as ... It was a level at which this country was comfortable and that integration was possible and it didn't, crucially, compress the wages.'
An Islander's Bid to Be the World's First Climate Refugee
Yahoo Finance - 3/31/2015 6:43:30 AM
It’s a fate already being tested by Teitiota, who has launched an improbable bid to become the world ... Organization for Migration puts the figure globally at around 200 million. Islander Haven New Zealand acknowledges Pacific countries’ concerns ...
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 - The highlights
sports keeda - 4/1/2015 11:35:48 AM
Scenes of Morne Morkel and de Villiers in tears reminded cricket lovers all around the world of the human frailties of cricketers, people who sacrifice their lives to play a sport they love and represent their countries ... Indies on net run rate.
EM Central Banks Won’t Tighten Rates Despite Fed Hikes
Value Walk - 4/1/2015 12:18:45 PM
Harris and team at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in their March 27, 2015 research report titled: “Get real on EM”, however, points out some countries have severe ... Hodrick-Prescott filter on the policy rate net of inflation expectations, to detect ...
MAULDIN: The world is on a debt binge, but there's no such thing as a free lunch
The Business Insider - 3/30/2015 7:52:06 PM
(A social safety net comes to mind ... occasions why Japan cannot allow interest rates to rise. Higher rates would be an utter disaster for the country.) Quantitative easing seems like a Free Lunch World to many politicians and even to many economists ...
How This Couple Retired In Their 30s To Travel The World
Forbes - 3/30/2015 1:47:01 PM
At Microsoft, I started out at a high savings rate ... of a net worth can support that. We can fund our whole lifestyle on $1 million. We’ve been spending $40K a year, minus one-time baby expenses last year. Do you need to move to a foreign country ...