Net Migration (Five Years Cumulative) rose 9.9934012757534% to -24,552 persons in Guyana in 2017

Net Migration (Five Years Cumulative) (persons)
Society | Guyana | February 1, 2019
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Five years cumulative net migration reached -24,552 persons in 2017 in Guyana, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 9.99 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, five years cumulative net migration in Guyana reached an all time high of -14,669 persons in 1962 and an all time low of -102,648 persons in 1987. When compared to Guyana's main peers, five years cumulative net migration in Brazil amounted to 30,000 persons, -4,999 persons in Suriname, -4,499 persons in Trinidad and Tobago and -60,493 persons in Venezuela in 2017.

Guyana has been ranked 96th within the group of 169 countries we follow in terms of five years cumulative net migration, 11 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Net migration is the net total of migrants during a given period, that is, the total number of immigrants less the annual number of emigrants, including both citizens and non-citizens.

Net Migration (Five Years Cumulative) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bolivia persons ... ... ... -61,794 ... ... ... ...
Brazil persons ... ... ... 15,924 ... ... ... ...
Colombia persons ... ... ... -144,998 ... ... ... ...
Guyana persons ... ... ... -27,278 ... ... ... ...
Peru persons ... ... ... -240,000 ... ... ... ...
Puerto Rico persons ... ... ... -103,530 ... ... ... ...
Suriname persons ... ... ... -5,000 ... ... ... ...
Trinidad and Tobago persons ... ... ... -4,999 ... ... ... ...
Venezuela persons ... ... ... -69,121 ... ... ... ...