Iran Net Migration Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Iran net migration rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current net migration rate for Iran in 2021 is -0.549 per 1000 population, a 7.11% decline from 2020.
  • The net migration rate for Iran in 2020 was -0.591 per 1000 population, a 6.78% decline from 2019.
  • The net migration rate for Iran in 2019 was -0.634 per 1000 population, a 6.35% decline from 2018.
  • The net migration rate for Iran in 2018 was -0.677 per 1000 population, a 16% decline from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Net Migration Rate
Country Name 2021 Net Migration Rate
Equatorial Guinea 9.714
Belize 2.856
South Africa 2.118
Malaysia 1.538
Botswana 1.268
Gabon 0.879
Russia 0.874
Costa Rica 0.777
Belarus 0.561
Iraq 0.359
Thailand 0.277
Ecuador 0.139
Peru 0.115
Brazil 0.058
Azerbaijan 0.048
Mauritius 0.000
Algeria -0.227
China -0.252
Libya -0.290
Kazakhstan -0.396
Colombia -0.419
Mexico -0.441
North Macedonia -0.481
Guatemala -0.507
Serbia -0.514
Iran -0.549
Maldives -0.626
Bulgaria -0.694
Turkmenistan -0.730
Montenegro -0.765
Turkey -0.844
Cuba -1.093
Armenia -1.689
Namibia -1.692
Suriname -1.699
Grenada -1.777
Romania -1.985
Paraguay -2.217
Venezuela -2.419
Dominican Republic -2.715
Jamaica -3.824
Albania -4.879
Fiji -5.054
Guyana -6.859
Tonga -7.537
Jordan -7.989
Samoa -10.194
Lebanon -16.538
Iran - Historical Net Migration Rate Data
Year Net Migration Rate Growth Rate
2021 -0.549 -7.110%
2020 -0.591 -6.780%
2019 -0.634 -6.350%
2018 -0.677 -16.000%
2017 -0.806 -13.700%
2016 -0.934 -12.140%
2015 -1.063 -10.750%
2014 -1.191 -9.770%
2013 -1.320 -4.210%
2012 -1.378 -3.970%
2011 -1.435 -3.880%
2010 -1.493 -3.680%
2009 -1.550 -3.610%
2008 -1.608 22.280%
2007 -1.315 28.670%
2006 -1.022 40.190%
2005 -0.729 67.200%
2004 -0.436 204.900%
2003 -0.143 -43.250%
2002 -0.252 -30.190%
2001 -0.361 -23.030%
2000 -0.469 -18.860%
1999 -0.578 -15.870%
1998 -0.687 -40.780%
1997 -1.160 -28.920%
1996 -1.632 -22.470%
1995 -2.105 -18.320%
1994 -2.577 -15.510%
1993 -3.050 137.350%
1992 -1.285 -367.710%
1991 0.480 -78.610%
1990 2.244 -44.030%
1989 4.009 -30.570%
1988 5.774 -10.990%
1987 6.487 -9.900%
1986 7.200 -9.000%
1985 7.912 -8.270%
1984 8.625 -7.640%
1983 9.338 17.870%
1982 7.922 21.750%
1981 6.507 27.810%
1980 5.091 38.490%
1979 3.676 62.650%
1978 2.260 18.390%
1977 1.909 22.450%
1976 1.559 29.060%
1975 1.208 40.790%
1974 0.858 69.230%
1973 0.507 4.970%
1972 0.483 5.230%
1971 0.459 5.520%
1970 0.435 5.840%
1969 0.411 6.200%
1968 0.387 30.740%
1967 0.296 44.390%
1966 0.205 78.260%
1965 0.115 379.170%
1964 0.024 -135.820%
1963 -0.067 17.540%
1962 -0.057 18.750%
1961 -0.048 26.320%
1960 -0.038 31.030%
1959 -0.029 52.630%
1958 -0.019 5.560%
1957 -0.018 12.500%
1956 -0.016 6.670%
1955 -0.015 15.380%
1954 -0.013 8.330%
1953 -0.012 9.090%
1952 -0.011 22.220%
1951 -0.009 12.500%
1950 -0.008 0.000%