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EMPLOYMENT-BASED SETTLERS

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French Equivalent: Etrangers engagés pour un emploi

Definition:
Employment-based settlers are foreigners selected for long-term settlement because of their qualifications and prospects in the receiving country’s labour market. However, they are not admitted expressly to exercise a particular economic activity.

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