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People > Migration > New citizenships per million: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Thousands of people who acquired nationality in 2000. Statistics cover all means of acquiring the nationality of a country, except where otherwise indicated. These include standard naturalisation procedures subject to age, residency, etc. criteria, as well as situations where nationality is acquired through a declaration or by option (following marriage, adoption, or other situations related to residency or descent), recovery of former nationality and other special means of acquiring the nationality of a country. For more details on sources, refer to the notes at the end of the OECD Annex. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Canada 6.97 thousand 2000
2 Belgium 6.06 thousand 2000
3 Sweden 4.9 thousand 2000
4 Switzerland 3.99 thousand 2000
5 Australia 3.7 thousand 2000
6 Denmark 3.52 thousand 2000
7 United States 3.18 thousand 2000
8 Netherlands 3.14 thousand 2000
9 Austria 3.07 thousand 2000
10 France 2.46 thousand 2000
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 2.37 thousand 2000
11 Germany 2.27 thousand 2000
12 Norway 2.12 thousand 2000
13 United Kingdom 1.4 thousand 2000
14 Luxembourg 1.38 thousand 2000
15 Hungary 0.735 thousand 2000
16 Finland 0.58 thousand 2000
17 Spain 0.298 thousand 2000
18 Italy 0.204 thousand 2000
19 Japan 0.118 thousand 2000
20 Portugal 0.0685 thousand 2000

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Migration > New citizenships per million. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", OECD. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Migration/New-citizenships-per-million

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