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Emigrants (Thousand) by country of destination

Emigrants (Thousand) by country of destination

All Destinations2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
United Kingdom (1)13.215.320.
EU 15 excluding Ireland and United Kingdom7.411.913.913.710.514.813.313.912.912.310.4
EU15 to EU28 states25.214.610.
United States4.
Other countries (23)9.911.716.213.713.216.015.914.214.611.912.5
All countries72.069.280.683.081.375.


Preliminary figures used for 2017, 2018 and 2019. EU15 excluding Irish and UK Definition: countries before enlargement on 1 May 2004, i.e., Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Portugal. EU15 to EU28 states: defined as 10 countries that joined the EU on 1 May 2004 (i.e., Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Slovakia,Slovenia) along with Bulgaria and Romania who joined on 1 January 2007 and Croatia who joined on the 1 July 2013.