U.S. Net Migration Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the U.S. net migration rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current net migration rate for U.S. in 2022 is 2.784 per 1000 population, a 1.28% decline from 2021.
  • The net migration rate for U.S. in 2021 was 2.820 per 1000 population, a 1.3% decline from 2020.
  • The net migration rate for U.S. in 2020 was 2.857 per 1000 population, a 1.24% decline from 2019.
  • The net migration rate for U.S. in 2019 was 2.893 per 1000 population, a 1.23% decline from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Net Migration Rate
Country Name 2022 Net Migration Rate
Bahrain 12.950
Qatar 9.868
Luxembourg 9.483
Macao 7.554
Oman 7.025
Canada 6.188
Australia 5.419
Channel Islands 5.374
Norway 5.101
Switzerland 4.865
Singapore 4.570
Kuwait 4.499
Cyprus 4.107
Hong Kong 3.316
Austria 3.237
Sweden 3.149
Curacao 3.117
United States 2.784
Germany 2.695
New Zealand 2.649
Denmark 2.610
Ireland 2.577
United Kingdom 2.572
Finland 2.524
Bahamas 2.511
Belgium 2.484
Italy 2.053
Saudi Arabia 2.015
Panama 1.899
Malta 1.851
New Caledonia 1.735
Aruba 1.572
UAE 1.182
Israel 1.131
Netherlands 1.117
Iceland 1.105
Taiwan 1.057
Slovenia 0.963
France 0.883
Spain 0.857
Hungary 0.624
Japan 0.525
Portugal 0.515
South Korea 0.358
Argentina 0.087
Antigua and Barbuda 0.000
Estonia -0.015
Barbados -0.276
Poland -0.367
Trinidad and Tobago -0.571
Puerto Rico -0.728
Croatia -0.779
Uruguay -0.809
Greece -0.926
Chile -1.798
Seychelles -2.021
French Polynesia -2.126
Guam -2.967
Latvia -5.002
Lithuania -6.534
United States - Historical Net Migration Rate Data
Year Net Migration Rate Growth Rate
2022 2.784 -1.280%
2021 2.820 -1.300%
2020 2.857 -1.240%
2019 2.893 -1.230%
2018 2.929 -1.480%
2017 2.973 -1.490%
2016 3.018 -1.440%
2015 3.062 -1.450%
2014 3.107 -1.400%
2013 3.151 -2.750%
2012 3.240 -2.670%
2011 3.329 -2.580%
2010 3.417 -2.540%
2009 3.506 -2.480%
2008 3.595 -0.580%
2007 3.616 -0.580%
2006 3.637 -0.570%
2005 3.658 -0.570%
2004 3.679 -0.570%
2003 3.700 -13.060%
2002 4.256 -11.550%
2001 4.812 -10.360%
2000 5.368 -9.390%
1999 5.924 -8.580%
1998 6.480 10.320%
1997 5.874 11.480%
1996 5.269 13.000%
1995 4.663 14.910%
1994 4.058 17.560%
1993 3.452 4.350%
1992 3.308 4.520%
1991 3.165 4.770%
1990 3.021 4.970%
1989 2.878 5.270%
1988 2.734 -1.050%
1987 2.763 -1.040%
1986 2.792 -1.030%
1985 2.821 -1.020%
1984 2.850 -1.010%
1983 2.879 -3.260%
1982 2.976 -3.160%
1981 3.073 -3.030%
1980 3.169 -2.970%
1979 3.266 -2.880%
1978 3.363 4.120%
1977 3.230 4.290%
1976 3.097 4.520%
1975 2.963 4.700%
1974 2.830 4.930%
1973 2.697 9.550%
1972 2.462 10.550%
1971 2.227 11.850%
1970 1.991 13.380%
1969 1.756 15.450%
1968 1.521 -4.760%
1967 1.597 -4.540%
1966 1.673 -4.290%
1965 1.748 -4.170%
1964 1.824 -4.000%
1963 1.900 -4.710%
1962 1.994 -4.500%
1961 2.088 -4.350%
1960 2.183 -4.130%
1959 2.277 -3.960%
1958 2.371 12.530%
1957 2.107 14.320%
1956 1.843 16.790%
1955 1.578 20.090%
1954 1.314 25.140%
1953 1.050 33.590%
1952 0.786 50.570%
1951 0.522 103.110%
1950 0.257 0.000%