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
Poland overtakes India as country of origin, UK migration statistics show
BBC - 8/25/2016 10:11:09 AM
Poland has overtaken India as the most common non-UK country of birth for people living in the UK, Office for National Statistics figures show. It comes as net migration estimates show it remains near record levels, at 327,000 for the year to March.
Net Long-Term Migration Remains Close To Record Levels
Sky News HD - 8/25/2016 7:15:11 PM
Net long-term migration to the UK has fallen ... between the number of people arriving in the country and leaving - stood at an estimated 327,000 in the year ending in March, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said. This was a fall of 9,000 compared ...
Net migration to the UK stays at near-record level
Financial Times - 8/25/2016 5:46:17 AM
For the past two decades, India has been the most common non-UK country of birth ... from other parts of the world, including family and student arrivals. According to the Office for National Statistics, net migration of EU citizens, excluding Britons ...
Net Migration Still Over 300,000, Surge In Romanians Before Brexit Vote
Breitbart News - 8/24/2016 11:55:32 PM
Net long-term migration into the UK over the ... falls in non-EU immigration and from other central and eastern European countries”, explained Nicola White, head of migration statistics at the ONS. “It’s important to remember that these figures ...
Net migration to UK fell by 9,000 in the past year, official figures reveal
ITV - 8/25/2016 9:42:31 AM
PA The total number of migrants entering the country was put at 327,000. Meanwhile, net migration from the European Union was put at 180,000 during the same period, down 4,000 from the previous year, the Office for National Statistics said. The figures are ...
Looking good and making a fast buck? Why rich countries help the poor
The Guardian - 8/26/2016 12:18:49 PM
Multinational corporations based in rich countries dominate business in many poorer countries and illicitly help extract $10 from poor countries for every $1 of foreign aid the rich world provides ... and to reduce rates of migration and population ...
World's best students are turning their backs on Britain
Channel 3000 - 8/25/2016 4:59:10 PM
Britain is quickly losing its charm for some of the world's brightest talent ... immigration data from the Office for National Statistics show. That's the lowest number since 2007. They are ditching the U.K. for countries with more friendly student ...
UK net migration still triple Government target
Re:locate - 8/25/2016 2:28:51 PM
Net migration to the UK fell slightly in the year to March but, at 327,000, remains the third highest total ever recorded, figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS ... the time they could spend in the country. Net migration remains at record ...
Net migration to Britain fell slightly before EU vote
Yahoo News - 8/25/2016 11:15:34 AM
was a message from British voters that they wanted to see fewer people coming into the country. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said net migration to Britain was 327,000 in the year to March 2016, a fall of 9,000 on the previous year. The most ...
PRB projects world population rising 33 percent by 2050 to nearly 10 billion
Science Codex - 8/25/2016 10:54:06 AM
(Washington, DC)--The world population ... States--that is, the rate at which the population exactly replaces itself from one generation to the next, excluding the effects of migration--is 2.1 children per woman. Thirty-three countries in Europe and ...
U.K. Immigration 'Broken' As Migration Targets Missed
europe.newsweek.com - 8/25/2016 11:58:31 AM
Quarterly figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) released Thursday showed net migration, a measure of the number of migrants entering the country minus those leaving, remains well above the “tens of thousands” former prime minister David ...
Net migration running at 327,000 ahead of EU referendum
CITY A.M. - 8/25/2016 9:35:21 AM
Net migration ... international migration statistics at the ONS said: "The influx of Romanians and Bulgarians has also reached a new high, although that's off-set by falls in non-EU immigration and from other central and eastern European countries."
Migration to the UK drops, new figures show
The Scotsman - 8/25/2016 7:29:30 PM
NET long-term migration to the UK has dipped ... between the number of people arriving in the country and leaving - stood at an estimated 327,000 in the year ending in March, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said. This was a slight fall, of 9,000 ...
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 ...
Net Migration from Mexico Falls to Zero—and Perhaps Less
pewhispanic.org - 4/23/2012 6:15:01 PM
The U.S. today has more immigrants from Mexico alone—12.0 million—than any other country in the world has from all countries of the ... The sharp downward trend in net migration from Mexico began about five years ago and has led to the first ...