Migration

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250 Million

International migrants in the world (including refugees)

21 million

Refugees in the world

47%

Women of migrants in the world

India, Mexico, Russia

Top Origin Countries

Bilateral Migration Matrix

Afghanistan
Stock of emigrants:
5,632.2 thousands
Stock of emigrants as pct of population:
18.4 percent
Top destination countries:

Pakistan, the Islamic Republic of Iran, Saudi Arabia, Germany, the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, the Netherlands, Australia, Sweden

Number of refugees:
2,593,332
Albania
Stock of emigrants:
1,264.2 thousands
Stock of emigrants as pct of population:
43.6 percent
Top destination countries:

Greece, Italy, the United States, Germany, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, the United Kingdom, Canada, France, Belgium

Number of refugees:
10,123
Algeria
Stock of emigrants:
1,784.5 thousands
Stock of emigrants as pct of population:
4.7 percent
Top destination countries:

France, Spain, Israel, Canada, Belgium, Italy, the United Kingdom, the United States, Germany, Morocco

Number of refugees:
3,478
American Samoa
Stock of emigrants:
3.3 thousands
Stock of emigrants as pct of population:
6.0 percent
Top destination countries:

Samoa, France, Australia, Canada, the Russian Federation, Mexico, Greece, Seychelles, Cuba, Bermuda

Number of refugees:
Not available
Andorra
Stock of emigrants:
7.4 thousands
Stock of emigrants as pct of population:
9.7 percent
Top destination countries:

Spain, France, Portugal, the United States, Malaysia, Italy, Switzerland, Argentina, Colombia, Canada

Number of refugees:
Not available
Angola
Stock of emigrants:
518.7 thousands
Stock of emigrants as pct of population:
2.2 percent
Top destination countries:

Portugal, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Zambia, South Africa, the Republic of Congo, France, Namibia, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Brazil

Number of refugees:
9,476
Antigua and Barbuda
Stock of emigrants:
56.8 thousands
Stock of emigrants as pct of population:
63.2 percent
Top destination countries:

the United States, Bangladesh, the Virgin Islands (U.S.), Canada, Vietnam, Sint Maarten (Dutch part), Dominica, the Dominican Republic, Barbados, Jamaica

Number of refugees:
48
Argentina
Stock of emigrants:
986.8 thousands
Stock of emigrants as pct of population:
2.3 percent
Top destination countries:

Spain, the United States, Italy, Paraguay, Chile, Israel, the Plurinational State of Bolivia, Brazil, Uruguay, Canada

Number of refugees:
301