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Afghanistan: Migration statistics, policy and news

Afghanistan’s recent security developments have implications for migration and mobility on a nation that has already experienced more than 40 years of conflict, persistent natural disasters, chronic poverty and food insecurity. 

Stay informed on the latest migration statistics, responses from humanitarian organizations and countries, and news coverage on Afghanistan.

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Explore international migration statistics on our world map

Explore international, publicly available and internationally comparable migration data on our interactive world map. Data is available on a variety of topics, including immigration and emigration, public opinion and migrant integration. All data is from international sources, such as UN DESA and UNICEF.

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Compare indicators in our new dashboard

Compare international migration data across a variety of indicators. Choose the country or region you are interested in, select up to four indicators to compare, and choose the year, or years you’d like to see data on. All data is international data.

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Compare countries or regions

Compare international migration data across countries or regions. Choose the indicator you are interested in, select up to four countries or regions you’d like to compare, and select the year, or years you’d like to see data on. All data is international data.

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National Data

Explore official national migration data for four pilot countries -- Switzerland, South Africa, New Zealand and Germany -- as well as estimates on national and subnational migration from WorldPop.

The Portal aims to serve as a unique access point to timely, comprehensive migration statistics and reliable information about migration data globally. TELL ME MORE

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Migration Governance Indicators

The MGI is a tool based on policy inputs, which offers insights on policy levers that countries can use to develop their migration governance.

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MIGRATION DATA AND THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS (SDGs)

Learn how each Goal relates to migration and the migration-relevant data for each target and indicator.

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Global Compact for Migration: Data resources on the Portal