Annual Net Migrations by Country in 1959

In 1959, ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America was the country with the highest annual net migrations of 451,439 people for the year. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines with 199,480 , and ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance were 141,224 more people immigrated to than emigrated from the country.

The country with the lowest annual net migrations was ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation with -327,394 people. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly with a net migrations of -138,515, and ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico with -116,211 net migrations recorded.

The geographic region with the highest net migrations was Northern America with a total of 510,275 people dying for the year. Closely followed by Asia with a net migrations 376.146, and Oceania with 82,032 net migrations recorded for the year.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that South-Eastern Asia had the highest net migrations of 245,900 people. Closely followed by Western Europe with a net migrations of 237,297, and Western Asia with 129,413 net migrations recorded.

If we devide the global population into income groups we can see that High-income countries has the highest net migrations of 488,363. While the lowest net migrations is recorded by Upper-middle-income countries were -401,535 more people emigrated than immigrated in that segment.

Countries with the Highest Net Migrations in 1959

Rank Country Net Migrations Population Change +/-
1 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 451,439 2,823,188
2 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 199,480 1,179,198
3 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 141,224 458,564
4 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 84,949 312,590
5 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 81,612 216,143
6 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 70,191 2,191,672
7 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 69,655 476,886
8 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 63,817 615,734
9 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 58,831 392,083
10 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 51,499 762,077
11 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 49,945 2,283,077
12 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 44,170 783,882
13 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 41,254 129,360
14 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 35,656 73,656
15 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 30,090 84,303
16 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 25,822 121,901
17 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 23,103 65,588
18 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 21,140 326,165
19 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 20,357 29,601
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 19,896 46,399
21 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 15,701 55,274
22 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 15,382 69,275
23 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 14,136 45,613
24 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 13,324 46,218
25 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 12,913 26,028
26 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 12,380 65,084
27 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 12,196 31,370
28 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 11,691 361,540
29 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 11,405 64,997
30 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 11,152 290,374
31 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 10,472 217,903
32 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 10,327 183,148
33 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 10,302 272,527
34 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 10,087 67,835
35 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 9,170 62,661
36 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 9,159 89,706
37 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 6,599 355,806
38 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 5,914 52,747
39 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 5,382 45,755
40 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 4,608 408,842
41 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 4,187 461,251
42 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 3,716 281,164
43 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 3,688 6,925
44 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 3,483 49,820
45 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 3,425 15,044
46 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 3,412 58,550
47 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 3,407 71,902
48 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 3,210 33,161
49 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 2,954 124,000
50 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 2,832 13,553
51 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 2,699 554,177
52 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 2,633 11,387
53 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 2,386 21,740
54 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 2,282 10,591
55 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 2,004 5,048
56 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 1,895 2,814
57 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 1,811 4,369
58 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 1,525 277,487
59 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 1,507 26,212
60 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 1,489 5,420
61 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 1,481 47,317
62 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 1,201 5,815
63 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 1,065 18,785
64 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 843 21,504
65 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 788 1,958
66 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 783 2,601
67 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 733 1,238
68 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 625 725
69 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 607 3,841
70 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 561 1,918
71 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 502 2,679
72 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 501 1,952
73 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 485 28,601
74 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 464 442
75 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 450 8,921
76 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 344 569
77 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 204 329
78 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 196 308
79 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 180 7,306
80 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 172 1,326
81 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 160 203
82 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 138 1,632
83 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 136 3,698
84 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 107 139
85 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 88 168
86 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 83 4,504
87 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 73 794
88 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 8 451
89 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 7 18
90 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 0 127,001
91 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 0 82,001
92 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 0 38,147
93 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 0 216,515
94 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 0 99,364
95 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 0 26,099
96 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 0 5,333
97 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 0 58,866
98 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 0 257,115
99 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 0 1,079,414
100 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 0 46,701
101 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 0 6,681
102 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 0 958,818
103 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 0 50,930
104 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 0 134,739
105 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 0 0
106 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 0 22
107 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 0 136
108 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 0 2,786
109 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 0 3,459
110 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 0 1,735
111 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 0 1,093
112 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 0 1,297
113 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands -9 229
114 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau -9 34
115 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon -28 39
116 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives -29 2,117
117 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands -41 109
118 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands -46 476
119 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia -54 6,917
120 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu -55 37
121 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands -56 118
122 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba -57 53
123 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau -76 189
124 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena -87 20
125 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands -100 58
126 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte -112 699
127 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue -131 40
128 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands -132 668
129 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda -139 587
130 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan -148 128,526
131 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla -204 -36
132 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands -205 349
133 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia -221 71,199
134 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar -242 35
135 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania -318 21,394
136 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga -326 1,911
137 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda -329 1,042
138 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa -411 3,515
139 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands -422 -193
140 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam -450 1,387
141 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat -529 -301
142 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize -595 2,325
143 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada -605 2,572
144 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad -614 56,756
145 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan -629 233,910
146 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man -635 -734
147 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia -709 1,992
148 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa -753 -48
149 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros -757 3,534
150 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius -780 17,330
151 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq -794 150,134
152 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis -816 947
153 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji -848 12,412
154 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe -947 538
155 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania -1,027 37,937
156 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway -1,045 29,695
157 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria -1,168 64,144
158 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia -1,349 30,363
159 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala -1,361 114,519
160 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark -1,366 29,783
161 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea -1,437 51,936
162 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador -1,698 125,427
163 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique -1,750 5,801
164 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini -1,869 7,769
165 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand -1,983 733,074
166 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman -2,005 9,563
167 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya -2,038 266,070
168 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro -2,184 6,399
169 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde -2,207 3,680
170 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua -2,293 52,652
171 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama -2,420 31,468
172 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia -2,485 632
173 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) -2,689 74,490
174 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia -2,799 31,815
175 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago -2,877 20,643
176 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria -2,927 863,190
177 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands -3,285 152,755
178 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan -3,333 147,073
179 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras -3,339 59,059
180 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia -3,434 94,151
181 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia -3,691 9,611
182 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados -3,793 1,177
183 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia -4,256 122,290
184 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone -4,414 35,947
185 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger -4,426 99,671
186 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana -4,484 10,774
187 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin -4,649 34,474
188 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru -5,085 286,280
189 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta -5,288 946
190 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia -5,650 499,008
191 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria -5,662 31,539
192 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda -6,268 87,821
193 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) -6,448 23,111
194 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic -7,060 106,431
195 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland -7,583 36,811
196 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador -7,735 70,415
197 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau -7,911 2,788
198 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe -7,936 113,664
199 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR -8,587 -4,268
200 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali -11,295 70,051
201 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland -11,371 457,726
202 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia -11,457 16,491
203 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina -11,629 62,082
204 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt -12,050 676,325
205 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco -12,109 321,526
206 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti -12,461 73,343
207 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo -12,759 27,206
208 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh -13,255 1,346,439
209 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia -13,371 225,368
210 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka -14,006 228,401
211 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay -14,761 43,879
212 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi -14,813 52,182
213 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen -16,796 96,113
214 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal -16,974 182,176
215 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine -17,278 16,847
216 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba -17,785 146,446
217 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia -17,891 41,920
218 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso -22,540 66,935
219 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile -26,513 165,668
220 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica -30,212 18,290
221 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece -36,784 57,167
222 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus -38,641 95,748
223 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola -39,625 87,156
224 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland -41,213 -14,453
225 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria -49,802 230,055
226 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia -49,875 9,854,871
227 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia -51,097 466,627
228 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique -51,421 105,820
229 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico -55,598 7,326
230 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina -57,963 4,224,317
231 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan -62,386 895,992
232 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia -66,740 35,659
233 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal -70,745 46,190
234 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain -96,876 289,668
235 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico -116,211 1,050,163
236 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly -138,515 310,738
237 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation -327,394 1,592,746

Regions with the Highest Net Migrations in 1959

Rank Region Net Migrations Population Change +/-
1 Northern America 510,275 3,217,223
2 Asia 376,146 28,723,515
3 Oceania 82,032 346,492
4 Latin America and the Caribbean -259,662 5,868,770
5 Africa -274,316 6,510,489
6 Europe -434,472 5,927,559

Sub-regions with the Highest Net Migrations in 1959

Rank Sub-region Net Migrations Population Change +/-
1 South-Eastern Asia 245,900 6,088,662
2 Western Europe 237,297 1,252,792
3 Western Asia 129,413 1,783,030
4 Central Asia 113,742 772,427
5 Australia/New Zealand 86,994 261,898
6 South America 6,105 4,032,705
7 Micronesia -439 4,814
8 Melanesia -1,502 72,143
9 Polynesia -3,021 7,637
10 Southern Africa -3,050 458,736
11 Eastern Asia -19,625 6,679,308
12 Northern Europe -22,072 484,551
13 Western Africa -24,292 1,750,535
14 Middle Africa -34,019 664,157
15 Eastern Africa -87,656 2,091,159
16 Southern Asia -93,284 13,400,088
17 Northern Africa -125,299 1,545,902
18 Central America -132,473 1,427,918
19 Caribbean -133,294 408,147
20 Eastern Europe -268,794 3,232,282
21 Southern Europe -380,903 957,934

Income Groups with the Highest Net Migrations in 1959

Rank Income Groupe Net Migrations Population Change +/-
1 High-income countries 488,363 9,559,314
2 Lower-middle-income countries 56,575 23,345,792
3 No income group available 11,410 293,172
4 Low-income countries -154,810 3,103,729
5 Middle-income countries -344,960 37,637,833
6 Upper-middle-income countries -401,535 14,292,041

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The United Nations - Department of Economic and Social Affairs (Population Division)

UN Revision of World Population Prospects 2022

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