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People > Immigration Stats: compare key data on Germany & United States

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STAT Germany United States HISTORY
Commitment to Development Index (immigration) 6.9
Ranked 6th. 33% more than United States
5.2
Ranked 13th.
Country of birth of Australian resident population 114,921
Ranked 9th. 77% more than United States
64,832
Ranked 16th.
Country of birth of Australian resident population per thousand people 1.4
Ranked 31st. 6 times more than United States
0.217
Ranked 43th.
Cultural Diversity Index 0.09
Ranked 121st.
0.271
Ranked 78th. 3 times more than Germany
Destination countries of nationalities and ethnic groups > Arab population 500,000
Ranked 16th.
3.5 million
Ranked 4th. 7 times more than Germany
Destination countries of nationalities and ethnic groups > Jews > Enlarged Jewish population 250,000
Ranked 9th.
8.3 million
Ranked 1st. 33 times more than Germany
Destination countries of nationalities and ethnic groups > Percent of population of African descent 0.6%
Ranked 28th.
13.6%
Ranked 3rd. 23 times more than Germany
Destination countries of nationalities and ethnic groups > Russians 1.09 million
Ranked 5th.
3.16 million
Ranked 3rd. 3 times more than Germany
Ethnic Fractionalization Index 0.095
Ranked 140th.
0.491
Ranked 78th. 5 times more than Germany
Ethnic Fractionalization Index per million people 0.00115
Ranked 143th.
0.00169
Ranked 140th. 47% more than Germany
Nationality compositions of > China, source countries of residents per million people 176.65
Ranked 9th.
231.12
Ranked 8th. 31% more than Germany
Nationality compositions of Canada, share of immigrants 2.8%
Ranked 9th.
4%
Ranked 6th. 43% more than Germany
Refugees and asylum seekers > Natives per Refugee 144
Ranked 130th.
1,200
Ranked 79th. 8 times more than Germany
Visa overstay rate > Australia 0.36
Ranked 137th.
0.51
Ranked 124th. 42% more than Germany

Visas > Visa requirements for > British citizens Visa not required Visa Waiver Program
Nationality compositions of > Norway 26,398
Ranked 7th. 3 times more than United States
8,424
Ranked 25th.
Nationality compositions of > Canada 171,405
Ranked 9th.
250,535
Ranked 7th. 46% more than Germany
Destination countries of nationalities and ethnic groups > Lebanese 97,000
Ranked 12th.
3.3 million
Ranked 2nd. 34 times more than Germany
Nationality compositions of > Bolivia 1,281
Ranked 12th.
3,216
Ranked 8th. 3 times more than Germany

Nationality compositions of > Mexico 15,814
Ranked 9th.
870,103
Ranked 1st. 55 times more than Germany

Nationality compositions of > Sweden 48,442
Ranked 6th. 3 times more than United States
17,755
Ranked 18th.
Nationality compositions of > Argentina per thousand people 0.103
Ranked 17th. 66% more than United States
0.0619
Ranked 18th.

Destination countries of nationalities and ethnic groups > Jews > Total Jews per thousand people 1.46
Ranked 12th.
17.05
Ranked 2nd. 12 times more than Germany

Nationality compositions of > Bolivia per million people 15.56
Ranked 12th. 38% more than United States
11.29
Ranked 14th.

Destination countries of nationalities and ethnic groups > Jews > Percent Jewish 0.305%
Ranked 17th.
2.64%
Ranked 2nd. 9 times more than Germany
Nationality compositions of > London 55,476
Ranked 18th.
63,920
Ranked 14th. 15% more than Germany
Nationality compositions of > China, source countries of residents 14,446
Ranked 10th.
71,493
Ranked 3rd. 5 times more than Germany
Destination countries of nationalities and ethnic groups > Gautemalans 5,989
Ranked 5th.
985,045.5
Ranked 1st. 164 times more than Germany
Nationality compositions of > Argentina 8,416
Ranked 13th.
19,147
Ranked 10th. 2 times more than Germany

Nationality compositions of > Canada, share of Canadian population 0.5%
Ranked 10th.
0.8%
Ranked 7th. 60% more than Germany
Nationality compositions of > Russia 1,329
Ranked 21st.
1,361
Ranked 20th. 2% more than Germany
Nationality compositions of > Mexico per million people 193.11
Ranked 16th.
2,771.79
Ranked 2nd. 14 times more than Germany

Nationality compositions of > Norway per million people 325.31
Ranked 29th. 12 times more than United States
26.6
Ranked 96th.
Nationality compositions of > Maastricht 3,477 Jan
Ranked 2nd. 8 times more than United States
461 Jan
Ranked 6th.

Visas > Visa requirements for > Australian citizens > Conditions of access Visa not required ESTA required
Nationality compositions of > Russia per thousand people 0.0161
Ranked 24th. 3 times more than United States
0.00473
Ranked 26th.
Nationality compositions of > Greater London per thousand people 0.678
Ranked 22nd. 3 times more than United States
0.205
Ranked 27th.
Nationality compositions of > Canada per thousand people 2.08
Ranked 59th. 2 times more than United States
0.84
Ranked 97th.
Nationality compositions of > Sweden per thousand people 0.592
Ranked 18th. 10 times more than United States
0.057
Ranked 24th.
Nationality compositions of > London per thousand people 0.678
Ranked 22nd. 3 times more than United States
0.205
Ranked 27th.
Nationality compositions of > Maastricht per million people 42.46 Jan
Ranked 3rd. 29 times more than United States
1.47 Jan
Ranked 9th.

Destination countries of nationalities and ethnic groups > Jews > Enlarged Jewish population per thousand people 3.05
Ranked 16th.
26.44
Ranked 3rd. 9 times more than Germany
Destination countries of nationalities and ethnic groups > Canadians 13,390
Ranked 7th.
1.06 million
Ranked 1st. 79 times more than Germany
Visas > Visa requirements for > British citizens > Notes Freedom of movement 90 days on arrival from overseas for 2 years, ESTA required
Visas > Visa requirements for > Canadians > Conditions of access Visa not required Visa not required
Destination countries of nationalities and ethnic groups > German ancestry 64.64 million
Ranked 1st. 27% more than United States
50.76 million
Ranked 2nd.
Visas > Visa requirements for > Canadians > Notes 90 days within 180 days 6 months
Visas > Visa requirements for > French citizens > Notes Freedom of movement; ID card valid 90 days on arrival from overseas for 2 years, ESTA required
Visas > Visa requirements for > Dutch > Length of stay Freedom of Movement 90 days
Visas > Visa requirements for > French citizens > Visa requirement Visa not required Visa Waiver Program
Nationality compositions of > Greater London 55,476
Ranked 18th.
63,920
Ranked 14th. 15% more than Germany
Destination countries of nationalities and ethnic groups > Jewish > Percent Jewish 0.15%
Ranked 12th.
1.71%
Ranked 2nd. 11 times more than Germany

Destination countries of nationalities and ethnic groups > Jews > Total Jews 119,000
Ranked 6th.
5.28 million
Ranked 2nd. 44 times more than Germany

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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.; http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/13992-statistics and http://docs.fdrlibrary.marist.edu/psf/box52/a467cg01.html. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. 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Retrieved 12 December 2011 ., , ); Wikipedia: Demographics of China (People from other immigration jurisdictions); http://www.migrationdrc.org/research/typesofmigration/Global_Migrant_Origin_Database_Version_4.xls, Migration, Globalisation & Poverty; Wikipedia: Immigration to Argentina (Country of birth of Argentine residents); http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2006/dp-pd/hlt/97-557/T404-eng.cfm?Lang=E&T=404&GH=4&GF=1&SC=1&S=1&O=D; Wikipedia: Russian Census (2002) (Citizenship); Wikipedia: Immigration to Mexico (Numbers of people by nationality in Mexico). 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.; http://www.ssb.no/en/innvbef. 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.; Wikipedia: Maastricht (Inhabitants by nationality) (Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek. "Bevolking; geslacht, leeftijd, nationaliteit en regio, 1 januari" . Retrieved 9 April 2013 .); Wikipedia: Visa requirements for Australian citizens (Africa); Wikipedia: Russian Census (2002) (Citizenship). 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.; "A summary of countries of birth in London". Census Update (Office for National Statistics) 2011. 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.; http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2006/dp-pd/hlt/97-557/T404-eng.cfm?Lang=E&T=404&GH=4&GF=1&SC=1&S=1&O=D. 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.; Wikipedia: Immigration to Sweden (25 largest immigrant populations by country of origin). 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.; Wikipedia: London (United Kingdom Census) ("A summary of countries of birth in London" . Census Update (Office for National Statistics) 2011 : page 1. 11 December 2012 . Retrieved 12 December 2011 ., , ). 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.; Wikipedia: Maastricht (Inhabitants by nationality) (Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek. "Bevolking; geslacht, leeftijd, nationaliteit en regio, 1 januari" . Retrieved 9 April 2013 .). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. 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