Kuwait Net Migration Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Kuwait net migration rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current net migration rate for Kuwait in 2021 is 5.812 per 1000 population, a 18.43% decline from 2020.
  • The net migration rate for Kuwait in 2020 was 7.125 per 1000 population, a 15.56% decline from 2019.
  • The net migration rate for Kuwait in 2019 was 8.438 per 1000 population, a 13.47% decline from 2018.
  • The net migration rate for Kuwait in 2018 was 9.751 per 1000 population, a 33.2% decline from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Net Migration Rate
Country Name 2021 Net Migration Rate
Bahrain 17.489
Luxembourg 11.196
Qatar 11.073
Oman 9.931
Macao 7.663
Canada 6.281
Channel Islands 6.022
Kuwait 5.812
Australia 5.665
Switzerland 5.183
Norway 5.144
Singapore 4.609
Austria 4.266
Cyprus 4.136
Germany 3.664
Hong Kong 3.485
Sweden 3.368
Ireland 3.164
Curacao 3.132
Belgium 2.912
United Kingdom 2.903
United States 2.820
New Zealand 2.775
Denmark 2.619
Bahamas 2.535
Finland 2.528
Saudi Arabia 2.526
Italy 2.155
Panama 2.100
UAE 1.931
Malta 1.903
New Caledonia 1.752
Aruba 1.655
Israel 1.149
Iceland 1.112
Taiwan 1.110
Netherlands 1.072
Slovenia 0.963
Spain 0.857
France 0.803
Estonia 0.729
Hungary 0.622
Japan 0.534
South Korea 0.326
Portugal 0.240
Chile 0.157
Argentina 0.093
Antigua and Barbuda 0.000
Barbados -0.276
Poland -0.469
Trinidad and Tobago -0.573
Uruguay -0.825
Croatia -1.064
Greece -1.074
Seychelles -2.033
French Polynesia -2.497
Guam -2.991
Latvia -5.661
Lithuania -7.799
Puerto Rico -8.395
Kuwait - Historical Net Migration Rate Data
Year Net Migration Rate Growth Rate
2021 5.812 -18.430%
2020 7.125 -15.560%
2019 8.438 -13.470%
2018 9.751 -33.200%
2017 14.597 -24.920%
2016 19.443 -19.950%
2015 24.288 -16.630%
2014 29.134 -14.260%
2013 33.980 -1.430%
2012 34.474 -1.410%
2011 34.968 -1.390%
2010 35.461 -1.370%
2009 35.955 -1.360%
2008 36.449 22.930%
2007 29.650 29.750%
2006 22.852 42.350%
2005 16.053 73.450%
2004 9.255 276.830%
2003 2.456 -66.200%
2002 7.267 -39.840%
2001 12.079 -28.480%
2000 16.890 -22.170%
1999 21.702 -18.150%
1998 26.513 275.910%
1997 7.053 -156.850%
1996 -12.407 -61.070%
1995 -31.867 -37.910%
1994 -51.327 -27.490%
1993 -70.787 30.780%
1992 -54.128 44.460%
1991 -37.470 80.050%
1990 -20.811 401.110%
1989 -4.153 -133.210%
1988 12.506 -3.640%
1987 12.978 -3.500%
1986 13.449 -3.390%
1985 13.921 -3.270%
1984 14.392 -3.180%
1983 14.864 -10.530%
1982 16.613 -9.530%
1981 18.363 -8.700%
1980 20.112 -8.000%
1979 21.862 -7.410%
1978 23.611 1.640%
1977 23.230 1.670%
1976 22.849 1.700%
1975 22.467 1.730%
1974 22.086 1.760%
1973 21.705 -19.630%
1972 27.005 -16.410%
1971 32.305 -14.090%
1970 37.604 -12.350%
1969 42.904 -10.990%
1968 48.204 -9.650%
1967 53.353 -8.800%
1966 58.502 -8.090%
1965 63.650 -7.480%
1964 68.799 -6.960%
1963 73.948 7.930%
1962 68.517 8.610%
1961 63.086 9.420%
1960 57.656 10.400%
1959 52.225 11.610%
1958 46.794 22.000%
1957 38.355 28.210%
1956 29.915 39.300%
1955 21.476 64.740%
1954 13.036 183.580%
1953 4.597 -219.650%
1952 -3.842 -68.720%
1951 -12.282 -40.730%
1950 -20.721 0.000%