Five years cumulative net migration reached 5,000 persons in 2017 in Gabon, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 94.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, five years cumulative net migration in Gabon reached an all time high of 85,442 persons in 2012 and an all time low of 2,999 persons in 1972. When compared to Gabon's main peers, five years cumulative net migration in Cameroon amounted to -24,000 persons, -20,003 persons in Congo and 79,999 persons in Equatorial Guinea in 2017.
Gabon has been ranked 61st within the group of 169 countries we follow in terms of five years cumulative net migration, 17 places behind 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.