Portuguese emigration 2020!

The observatory of Emigration in Portugal has published its annual report. It is available here.

So, what are the highlights?

  • Portugal is still the European country with the largest group of emigrants: 22% of Portuguese live abroad
  • Around 75,000 Portuguese left in 2019 – a figure that has stabilised lately
  • #1 destination: UK!
  • But France still has the largest “stock” of Portuguese immigrants: 600,000 Portuguese born in Portugal live in France
  • Remittances account for 3.6 billion Euros, or 1.7% of the GDP.

OpenEdition suggests that you cite this post as follows:
Amandine Desille (March 4, 2021). Portuguese emigration 2020! MigRural. Retrieved July 21, 2024 from https://doi.org/10.58079/rftn


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