Source/Publisher: 
The World Bank
Description: 

The Migration and Remittances Factbook 2016 provides a comprehensive picture of emigration, immigration, and remittance flows for 214 countries and territories, and 17 country groups, drawing on authoritative, publicly available data. The current edition of the Factbook updates the information in the 2011 edition with data collected from various sources, including national censuses, labour force surveys, and population registers. In addition, for each country and regional grouping from the World Bank’s World Development Indicators (World Bank 2017), it provides selected socioeconomic characteristics such as population, labour force, age-dependency ratio, gross national income per capita and poverty headcount.

Type of Resource: 
Data Sources
Status: 
Free
Language: 
English
Dates Covered: 
2016 report (project from 2013 onwards)
Data Sources: 
World Bank, various sources
Data Refresh Rate: 
Yearly
Country / Routes covered: 
Global