How are immigrants distributed across the globe? In which countries are they most numerous? This tool provides access to the latest United Nations statistics for 230 countries of the world. Via maps or country lists, select your indicator to view:

  • Immigrant populations in numbers or as a percentage of the total population (immigrant stocks)
  • Annual migratory growth in numbers or per 1,000 population (immigrant flows)
  • Total annual population growth (births + migration) in numbers or per 1,000 population


Designed by Gilles Pison

Assisted by the INED Web team

Produced by Opixido

Statistical source: United Nations

September 2012

An animation created by the Institut national d’études démographiques and Population Europe

With the support of the European Union.