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FOREIGN-BORN POPULATION OF A COUNTRY

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French Equivalent: Population d'un pays née à l'étranger

Definition:
The foreign-born population of a country is all persons who have that country as the country of usual residence and whose place of birth is located in another country.

Source Publication:
Recommendations on Statistics of International Migration, Revision 1, Statistical Papers, Series M, No. 58, United Nations, New York, 1998, Glossary.

Statistical Theme: Demographic and population statistics - Migration statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Monday, April 28, 2003