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. The net migration rate does not distinguish between economic migrants, refugees, and other types of migrants nor does it distinguish between lawful migrants and undocumented migrants.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2019See also: Net migration rate map
Non-EU immigration to UK rises to record high - net migration soars to 270k
Daily Express - 5/22/2020 6:36:00 AM
IMMIGRATION into the UK from countries outside the EU has risen to the highest level since records began, new figures revealed yesterday.
Net migration from outside EU hits 'highest level'
BBC News on MSN.com - 5/21/2020 10:10:00 AM
EU citizens came to the UK than left in 2019.
It’s Still a Good Time to Buy in These Migration Boomtowns
Mansion Global - 5/22/2020 10:55:00 AM
That’s true whether people are coming from abroad, as in true immigration, or just coming from other states and cities.” The Internal Revenue Service is one of the best sources for this migration data,
COVID-19 reveals the inherent vindictiveness of migration detention
openDemocracy - 5/25/2020 6:19:00 AM
Among the dilemmas that quickly gained attention in countries across the globe as COVID-19 took hold was how to manage prisons and safeguard inmates during the pandemic. Held in conditions where social distancing is effectively impossible and other safeguards are severely lacking,
Migration is a safety net during climate change disasters
ReliefWeb - 5/20/2020 9:10:00 AM
English Analysis on World and 10 other countries about Agriculture, Climate Change and Environment, Drought, Epidemic and more; published on 20 May 2020 by ISS
How Coronavirus Could Upend Human Migration
YAHOO! - 5/13/2020 8:37:00 AM
The coronavirus is upending our jobs, canceling our pastimes and messing with our social lives. Some of these effects might linger for months, even years, becoming the new normal. But the pandemic isn’t simply likely to change how we live—it could also alter where we live.
Influx of students from China and India pushes migration to record high
Evening Standard on MSN.com - 5/21/2020 10:38:22 AM
A surge in the number of students arriving from China and India has pushed migration into the UK from outside Europe to its highest ever level, official figures revealed today. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said 404,
If migration stops, should we stop building?
Stuff.co.nz - 5/24/2020 8:22:00 PM
Some see a Covid-19 building spree as a chance to catch up, but others worry about over-building as migration stalls.
Lockdown in India has impacted 40 million internal migrants: World Bank
The Hindu - 4/23/2020 7:21:00 AM
The nationwide lockdown in India, which started about a month ago, has impacted nearly 40 million internal migrants, the World Bank has said. The lockdown in India has impacted the livelihoods of ...
Net EU migration to UK falls to lowest level in 16 years
Deutsche Welle - 11/28/2019 3:15:00 PM
Net migration ... to UK government statistics published on Thursday. The decrease has been largely driven by a fall in the amount of European Union citizens moving to the country to work, the ...