Interactive World Migration Map – Which People Leave and Come to Your Country
Interactive World Migration Map – Which People Leave and Come to Your Country? Since the European refugee crisis started, there’s been a lot of talk about migrants, refugees, immigrants and asylum seekers all over the world, not just in the EU (European Union).
This interactive world migration map, created by the International Organization for Migration (IOM – OIM), is the most complex and up to date map that shows who are the people that come to your country and where do the people from your country go to.
Migrations in history have secured technological development, exchange of ideas, trades, but they have also lead to social injustice and war. However, in modern times, migration has an economical factor that drives people from poor countries to find a better life in richer countries.
An example showing the country of origin of the people that live in the US.
An example showing the countries where Americans are moving to.
Usually, as you will notice in the interactive world migration map, people from the East are the ones that prefer to go to the West, in search for a better life. The same goes with people migrating from the South to the North, in order to live in more civilized and economical potent countries.
Where are the people from your country going to? Who are the people coming to live and work in your country? Let us know your thoughts on the migration subject in the comments section below.