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People > Net migration: Group totals

DEFINITION: Net migration. Net migration is the net total of migrants during the period, that is, the total number of immigrants less the annual number of emigrants, including both citizens and noncitizens. Data are five-year estimates.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
High income OECD countries 12.7 million 2012
Heavily indebted countries 10.31 million 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) 9.45 million 2012
Cold countries 7.63 million 2012
Christian countries 7.05 million 2012
Europe 6.1 million 2012
NATO countries 5.73 million 2012
European Union 4.66 million 2012
Eurozone 3.39 million 2012
Sparsely populated countries 3.37 million 2012
Non-religious countries 2.25 million 2012
OPEC countries 1.28 million 2012
Former British colonies 1.19 million 2012
Middle Eastern and North Africa 1.02 million 2012
Eastern Europe 773,346 2012
Former Soviet republics 233,544 2012
Potential Future EU Members 192,929 2012
Catholic countries -615,761 2012
Landlocked countries -644,962 2012
East Asia and Pacific -1,183,786 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa -1,540,832 2012
failed states -2,034,422 2012
Former French colonies -2,960,239 2012
Latin America and Caribbean -3,004,845 2012
Former Spanish colonies -3,212,357 2012
Religious countries -4,101,277 2012
Muslim countries -5,445,941 2012
South Asia -6,359,027 2012
Emerging markets -6,905,146 2012
South and Central Asia -7,576,435 2012
Hot countries -9,230,471 2012