The Human Truth Foundation

Which Country in the Americas Has the Most Immigrants Or Emigrants?

By Vexen Crabtree 2017

#dominica #emigration #immigration #migration #population #the_americas

Percent of Population
Pos.Immigrants (2017)
%1
Emigrants (2010)
%2
Population (2018)
Population3
1Antigua & Barbuda28.1%47.6%96 286
2Canada21.5%3.5%37.1m
3Belize16.0%16.1%0.4m
4Bahamas15.6%12.8%0.4m
5USA15.3%0.8%327.1m
6St Kitts & Nevis13.7%61.1%52 441
7Barbados12.1%41.0%0.3m
8Dominica9.2%104.8%71 625
9Suriname8.5%39.0%0.6m
10Costa Rica8.4%2.7%5.0m
11St Lucia7.2%23.3%0.2m
12Grenada6.6%65.5%0.1m
13Argentina4.9%2.4%44.4m
14Panama4.7%4.0%4.2m
15Venezuela4.5%1.8%28.9m
16St Vincent & Grenadines4.2%37.7%0.1m
17Dominican Rep.3.9%10.1%10.6m
18Trinidad & Tobago3.7%26.7%1.4m
19Chile2.7%3.7%18.7m
20Ecuador2.4%8.3%17.1m
21Paraguay2.4%7.9%7.0m
22Uruguay2.3%10.5%3.4m
23Guyana2.0%56.9%0.8m
24Bolivia1.3%6.8%11.4m
25Mexico0.9%10.7%126.2m
26Jamaica0.8%36.1%2.9m
27El Salvador0.7%20.5%6.4m
28Nicaragua0.7%12.5%6.5m
29Guatemala0.5%6.1%17.2m
30Honduras0.4%7.5%9.6m
31Haiti0.4%9.9%11.1m
32Brazil0.4%0.7%209.5m
33Peru0.3%3.7%32.0m
34Colombia0.3%4.6%49.7m
35Cuba0.1%10.9%11.3m
The Americas Avg5.9%20.5%28.6m
q=35.

Covering North America, Central America and the Caribbean as well as South America, this region of the world has wildly variant migration rates across its disparate economies. The countries in The Americas with the highest percent of immigrants in their populations are Antigua & Barbuda (28.1%), Canada (21.5%) and Belize (16.0%), although the average for The Americas is 6%. And which countries are seeing most people emigrate? Dominica (104.8%), Grenada (65.5%) and St Kitts & Nevis (61.1%), with an average continental rate of 21%. Dominica is going through an era of mass deportations and high migration.