Annual Net Migrations by Country in 1999

In 1999, ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America was the country with the highest annual net migrations of 1,667,953 people for the year. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation with 518,140 , and ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) were 277,986 more people immigrated to than emigrated from the country.

The country with the lowest annual net migrations was ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina with -492,597 people. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh with a net migrations of -435,710, and ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico with -335,401 net migrations recorded.

The geographic region with the highest net migrations was Northern America with a total of 1,810,775 people dying for the year. Closely followed by Europe with a net migrations 779.42, and Oceania with 105,338 net migrations recorded for the year.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Eastern Europe had the highest net migrations of 280,183 people. Closely followed by Western Europe with a net migrations of 270,405, and Northern Europe with 172,779 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 2,803,234. While the lowest net migrations is recorded by Middle-income countries were -2,447,124 more people emigrated than immigrated in that segment.

Countries with the Highest Net Migrations in 1999

Rank Country Net Migrations Population Change +/-
1 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 1,667,953 3,270,091
2 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 518,140 -413,245
3 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 277,986 1,010,167
4 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 170,694 182,970
5 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 148,403 4,256,056
6 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 143,541 259,659
7 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 133,289 177,110
8 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 133,216 199,159
9 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 132,804 657,367
10 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 124,435 557,051
11 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 86,982 9,266
12 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 85,758 814,131
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 85,011 204,843
14 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 77,667 285,456
15 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 72,925 219,778
16 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 70,269 254,722
17 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 69,491 788,982
18 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 69,080 96,841
19 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 68,094 91,413
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 53,643 130,822
21 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 51,687 512,429
22 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 49,266 57,238
23 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 46,164 49,783
24 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 42,513 185,522
25 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 41,275 3,079,839
26 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 39,982 11,330
27 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 37,548 323,632
28 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 30,680 123,096
29 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 29,118 1,963,761
30 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 28,651 37,335
31 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 26,897 86,883
32 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 26,554 19,834
33 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 25,493 37,390
34 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 25,428 40,679
35 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 24,400 537,482
36 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 23,375 44,037
37 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 22,364 32,500
38 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 20,438 57,740
39 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 19,768 19,641
40 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 19,147 33,149
41 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 17,174 283,704
42 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 16,084 79,206
43 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 14,610 -33,566
44 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 13,391 20,280
45 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 11,839 16,802
46 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 11,122 141,445
47 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 8,177 35,608
48 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 8,058 12,810
49 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 7,844 25,859
50 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 7,046 23,138
51 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 6,737 19,509
52 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 6,333 42,075
53 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 6,320 7,731
54 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 6,280 102,130
55 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 5,809 13,441
56 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 5,728 16,312
57 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 5,382 -15,330
58 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 5,300 84,929
59 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 4,988 176,117
60 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 4,642 6,357
61 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 4,227 6,598
62 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 3,950 -27,363
63 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 3,532 11,668
64 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 3,170 207,662
65 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 2,589 71,888
66 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 2,480 31,401
67 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 2,478 77,738
68 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 2,341 58,306
69 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 1,963 7,787
70 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 1,828 2,510
71 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 1,804 3,369
72 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 1,642 6,885
73 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 1,495 5,558
74 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 1,271 -4,679
75 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 1,156 3,340
76 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 1,104 6,530
77 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 1,061 927
78 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 972 1,338
79 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 938 4,376
80 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 630 8,624
81 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 485 483,579
82 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 426 4,591
83 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 415 509
84 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 390 1,204
85 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 385 750
86 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 374 1,216
87 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 325 516
88 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 289 387
89 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 217 313
90 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 207 444
91 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 173 607
92 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 163 141
93 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 136 186
94 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 116 313
95 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 90 363
96 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 77 203
97 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 77 876
98 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 55 68
99 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 39 450
100 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 38 155
101 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 0 -5
102 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau -17 16
103 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon -55 -24
104 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue -81 -68
105 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands -91 119
106 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena -98 -66
107 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia -102 3,215
108 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda -121 383
109 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar -157 59
110 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt -163 1,459,290
111 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu -163 7
112 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru -217 0
113 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion -370 10,396
114 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) -392 241
115 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa -452 984
116 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia -455 4,059
117 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland -543 -57
118 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada -582 611
119 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados -588 627
120 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat -608 -628
121 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia -621 1,425
122 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati -643 1,488
123 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) -657 -231
124 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives -731 4,118
125 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu -734 4,434
126 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands -885 -591
127 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica -945 -307
128 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam -1,039 2,062
129 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands -1,043 543
130 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia -1,206 -2,156
131 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde -1,261 9,318
132 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) -1,388 460,951
133 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands -1,478 10,991
134 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga -1,646 628
135 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines -1,661 -183
136 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius -1,882 11,104
137 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso -1,926 339,788
138 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe -2,274 1,962
139 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia -2,813 222,253
140 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) -2,995 24
141 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania -2,998 73,741
142 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa -3,001 1,812
143 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique -3,165 1,012
144 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao -3,166 -2,063
145 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea -3,436 172,247
146 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia -3,486 40,676
147 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea -3,770 42,059
148 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros -3,794 9,941
149 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro -3,797 -486
150 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe -5,900 -871
151 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji -5,926 9,313
152 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago -6,103 4,485
153 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini -6,575 12,704
154 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay -7,439 15,694
155 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus -7,500 -53,718
156 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico -7,546 24,479
157 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau -7,686 22,962
158 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan -7,985 64,977
159 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste -8,157 10,500
160 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia -8,519 23,747
161 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand -8,993 19,725
162 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan -9,212 68,921
163 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya -10,203 76,784
164 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay -11,357 100,872
165 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania -11,552 944,699
166 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras -11,757 178,256
167 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger -12,054 381,231
168 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria -12,084 429,501
169 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana -13,212 1,192
170 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya -13,257 864,770
171 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine -13,857 93,994
172 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria -14,046 -64,828
173 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China -14,875 140,354
174 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia -16,316 106,888
175 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana -17,306 471,209
176 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon -17,405 389,706
177 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic -18,162 403,263
178 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica -18,545 18,339
179 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) -18,562 153,789
180 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia -18,917 258,069
181 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman -20,097 32,274
182 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina -20,220 421,938
183 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia -21,131 -34,793
184 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali -21,740 311,422
185 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho -22,483 6,412
186 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland -24,652 -28,144
187 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil -26,152 2,412,750
188 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti -27,334 149,658
189 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan -27,528 105,417
190 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia -28,804 3,094,387
191 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania -29,076 -32,518
192 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic -30,104 129,292
193 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba -30,770 36,479
194 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia -30,850 633,712
195 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam -31,169 933,821
196 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi -34,028 249,693
197 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi -34,507 126,930
198 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic -36,679 91,771
199 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda -39,697 734,893
200 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua -40,098 75,288
201 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo -40,434 1,348,793
202 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire -42,783 458,598
203 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal -44,377 222,143
204 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea -46,248 176,906
205 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador -46,434 212,886
206 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova -47,481 -54,583
207 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia -48,578 -55,812
208 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala -49,731 277,645
209 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia -52,843 -36,675
210 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan -58,808 661,790
211 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines -59,467 1,743,455
212 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru -60,881 420,007
213 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan -61,969 330,096
214 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique -62,292 420,249
215 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania -64,788 -25,094
216 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe -73,419 149,519
217 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa -77,647 484,281
218 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine -78,867 -428,046
219 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar -81,905 509,908
220 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen -82,761 512,859
221 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone -84,926 20,357
222 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania -85,301 -119,853
223 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco -91,664 378,881
224 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka -92,896 113,891
225 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda -97,819 95,438
226 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador -98,364 36,710
227 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia -106,592 19,023,383
228 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye -109,485 918,818
229 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea -110,955 259,269
230 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal -122,704 430,288
231 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan -124,143 28,539
232 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia -131,772 -127,045
233 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan -165,312 -79,700
234 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) -168,911 -143,952
235 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico -335,401 1,554,624
236 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh -435,710 2,441,490
237 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina -492,597 8,353,838

Regions with the Highest Net Migrations in 1999

Rank Region Net Migrations Population Change +/-
1 Northern America 1,810,775 3,530,052
2 Europe 779,420 -359,064
3 Oceania 105,338 458,528
4 Africa -672,585 19,543,137
5 Latin America and the Caribbean -878,011 7,667,391
6 Asia -1,144,928 49,527,096

Sub-regions with the Highest Net Migrations in 1999

Rank Sub-region Net Migrations Population Change +/-
1 Eastern Europe 280,183 -1,208,098
2 Western Europe 270,405 486,202
3 Northern Europe 172,779 261,283
4 South-Eastern Asia 78,967 7,924,239
5 Australia/New Zealand 76,018 224,568
6 Southern Europe 56,053 101,549
7 Melanesia 35,313 214,636
8 Middle Africa 27,830 2,773,722
9 Micronesia 798 12,357
10 Polynesia -6,791 6,967
11 Southern Africa -92,195 581,080
12 Western Asia -129,378 3,812,943
13 Caribbean -133,721 375,411
14 Western Africa -177,680 6,088,053
15 Northern Africa -181,180 3,125,944
16 South America -229,327 5,024,158
17 Southern Asia -240,759 28,109,836
18 Eastern Africa -249,360 6,974,338
19 Central Asia -368,622 412,834
20 Eastern Asia -485,136 9,267,244
21 Central America -514,963 2,267,822

Income Groups with the Highest Net Migrations in 1999

Rank Income Groupe Net Migrations Population Change +/-
1 High-income countries 2,803,234 6,705,999
2 No income group available 5,200 473,074
3 Low-income countries -361,301 10,817,551
4 Upper-middle-income countries -1,143,084 17,599,578
5 Lower-middle-income countries -1,304,040 44,770,938
6 Middle-income countries -2,447,124 62,370,516

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UN Revision of World Population Prospects 2022

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