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
Never mind Ukip’s immigration policy, Britain has an emigration problem
The Spectator - 3/5/2015 10:49:05 AM
But it’s all bad news for the Tories because most people would like restrictions on the rate ... net migration is partly irrelevant, since in one sense Britain has a problem with emigration, and the large number of highly skilled Britons leaving the ...
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 ...
Pakistan demolish United Arab Emirates (UAE) by129 runs in ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, Pool B Match 25 at Napier
Cricket Country - 3/4/2015 12:30:29 PM
by 129 runs and have now registered in ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, Pool B Match 25 at Napier. Courtesy of this in, Pakistan have four points in their kitty in four matches and are currently placed at fourth place, above Ireland on net run rate. Pakistan ...
Wealth of world’s billionaires surges past $7 trillion
World Socialist Web Site - 3/4/2015 6:32:34 AM
Stock ownership is overwhelmingly concentrated in the hands of the wealthy, who have been the prime beneficiaries of “quantitative easing,” record low interest rates ... country as the world’s sweat shop. The richest Indian is Mukesh Ambani (net ...
List of countries by net migration rate
bing.com - 2/26/2015 12:41:46 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. The ...
Only 5% of companies rate HR performance as excellent
humanresourcesonline.net - 3/5/2015 4:36:51 AM
Leading in the New World of Work” reported HR’s performance as a function has shown no signs of improvement since last year. Polling more than 3,300 HR and business leaders in 106 countries, the report highlighted only 5% of respondents rated their ...
Around 30 countries exposed to Ebola: Report
Net India 123 - 3/3/2015 3:23:28 PM
The NGO documents the quality of public healthcare systems, using indicators such as the number of health workers and neonatal mortality rates in the world's 72 poorest countries. Brazil has a good healthcare system despite poor resources, while Somalia ...
Official says China to boost military budget by 10 percent
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 3/5/2015 4:22:32 AM
World’s oldest person celebrates a day before turning 117 ... billion in spending would mark the fifth year in a row of double-digit increases despite the country’s slowing economic growth, which fell to 7.4 percent last year from 7.7 percent the ...
Demographics Will Power The World's New Growth Leader: India
Forbes - 2/25/2015 6:00:54 PM
The World Bank predicts India will overtake China to become the world’s fastest-growing major economy within the next two years. It might even happen sooner. Not long ago India was considered the weakest link among BRIC countries. Now, led by competent ...
Net neutrality critics are flat-out wrong, says FCC chief
CNet - 3/3/2015 5:46:38 PM
"This is no more regulating the Internet than the First Amendment regulates free speech in our country," Wheeler said in a fireside chat Tuesday at the Mobile World Congress trade ... the de facto standard bearer for Net neutrality-- the notion that ...
China to hike defence budget by 10%
The Daily Star - 3/4/2015 6:42:43 PM
She said the exact figure will be published in a budget report tomorrow. A growth rate of about 10 per cent could be the lowest in five years. Fu said as a big country, China needs an army that can safeguard its national security and people.
Kenya Set for Faster Growth, Says World Bank
Wall Street Journal - 3/5/2015 9:58:58 AM
World Bank economic report on Kenya Low oil prices, a setback for several large African economies that are net exporters ... rates, which could choke growth,” it warned. The government should address the persistently poor state of the country’s exports ...
The Companies of the Digital World in Singapore
The Motley Fool - 3/5/2015 1:59:22 AM
Those tech-related companies tend to be mostly located and listed in the U.S.A as the country has always been a hotspot ... Silverlake Axis has been compounding its revenue and net income at impressive annual rates of 22.8% and 27.1% respectively.
China To Raise Defense Budget By 10 Percent
Defense World - 3/4/2015 5:16:49 PM
A growth rate of about 10 percent could be the lowest in five years. China as a big country needs an army that can safeguard its national security and people. "To tell the truth, there is still a gap between China's armed forces [and foreign counterparts ...
FCC Chairman Hits Back at Net Neutrality Critics
PC Magazine - 3/3/2015 5:39:29 PM
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler today hit back at those who argue that the agency's net neutrality ... speech in our country," Wheeler said, echoing the statement he gave at the FCC's open meeting last week. Internet regulation would involve rate regulation ...