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Migration and remittances factbook 2011, Volume 1
Author:Ratha, Dilip; Mohapatra, Sanket; Silwal, Ani; Country:World;
Date Stored:2010/11/16Document Date:2010/11/04
Document Type:PublicationSubTopics:Remittances; Voluntary and Involuntary Resettlement; International Migration; Debt Markets; Population Policies
Region:The World RegionReport Number:57869
Volume No:1  

Summary: This is the second edition of the Migration and Remittances Factbook. This report provides a comprehensive picture of emigration, skilled emigration, immigration, and remittance flows for 210 countries and 15 country groups, drawing on authoritative, publicly available data. The current edition of the factbook updates the information in the popular 2008 edition with additional data for 71 countries collected from various sources, including national censuses, labor force surveys, population registers, and other national sources. In addition, it provides selected socioeconomic characteristics such as population, labor force, age dependency ratio, gross national income (GNI) per capita, and poverty headcount for each country and regional grouping. More frequent and timely monitoring of migration and remittance trends can provide policy makers, researchers, and the development community with the tools to make informed decisions. The factbook makes an important contribution to this effort by providing the latest available data and facts on migration and remittance trends worldwide in a comprehensive and readily accessible format.

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