Iceland Net Migration Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Iceland net migration rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current net migration rate for Iceland in 2022 is 1.105 per 1000 population, a 0.63% decline from 2021.
  • The net migration rate for Iceland in 2021 was 1.112 per 1000 population, a 0.54% decline from 2020.
  • The net migration rate for Iceland in 2020 was 1.118 per 1000 population, a 0.62% decline from 2019.
  • The net migration rate for Iceland in 2019 was 1.125 per 1000 population, a 0.62% decline from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Net Migration Rate
Country Name 2022 Net Migration Rate
Bahrain 12.950
Qatar 9.868
Luxembourg 9.483
Macao 7.554
Oman 7.025
Canada 6.188
Australia 5.419
Channel Islands 5.374
Norway 5.101
Switzerland 4.865
Singapore 4.570
Kuwait 4.499
Cyprus 4.107
Hong Kong 3.316
Austria 3.237
Sweden 3.149
Curacao 3.117
United States 2.784
Germany 2.695
New Zealand 2.649
Denmark 2.610
Ireland 2.577
United Kingdom 2.572
Finland 2.524
Bahamas 2.511
Belgium 2.484
Italy 2.053
Saudi Arabia 2.015
Panama 1.899
Malta 1.851
New Caledonia 1.735
Aruba 1.572
UAE 1.182
Israel 1.131
Netherlands 1.117
Iceland 1.105
Taiwan 1.057
Slovenia 0.963
France 0.883
Spain 0.857
Hungary 0.624
Japan 0.525
Portugal 0.515
South Korea 0.358
Argentina 0.087
Antigua and Barbuda 0.000
Estonia -0.015
Barbados -0.276
Poland -0.367
Trinidad and Tobago -0.571
Puerto Rico -0.728
Croatia -0.779
Uruguay -0.809
Greece -0.926
Chile -1.798
Seychelles -2.021
French Polynesia -2.126
Guam -2.967
Latvia -5.002
Lithuania -6.534
Iceland - Historical Net Migration Rate Data
Year Net Migration Rate Growth Rate
2022 1.105 -0.630%
2021 1.112 -0.540%
2020 1.118 -0.620%
2019 1.125 -0.620%
2018 1.132 76.880%
2017 0.640 335.370%
2016 0.147 -142.610%
2015 -0.345 -58.830%
2014 -0.838 -36.990%
2013 -1.330 -367.610%
2012 0.497 -78.610%
2011 2.324 -44.010%
2010 4.151 -30.560%
2009 5.978 -23.410%
2008 7.805 17.320%
2007 6.653 20.940%
2006 5.501 26.520%
2005 4.348 36.050%
2004 3.196 56.360%
2003 2.044 14.570%
2002 1.784 17.060%
2001 1.524 20.570%
2000 1.264 25.900%
1999 1.004 34.950%
1998 0.744 71.430%
1997 0.434 250.000%
1996 0.124 -166.310%
1995 -0.187 -62.370%
1994 -0.497 -38.410%
1993 -0.807 48.890%
1992 -0.542 96.380%
1991 -0.276 2,409.090%
1990 -0.011 -104.310%
1989 0.255 -50.960%
1988 0.520 13.040%
1987 0.460 15.000%
1986 0.400 17.300%
1985 0.341 21.350%
1984 0.281 27.150%
1983 0.221 -141.940%
1982 -0.527 -58.700%
1981 -1.276 -36.960%
1980 -2.024 -27.010%
1979 -2.773 -21.240%
1978 -3.521 16.670%
1977 -3.018 20.000%
1976 -2.515 25.060%
1975 -2.011 33.360%
1974 -1.508 50.050%
1973 -1.005 -26.100%
1972 -1.360 -20.700%
1971 -1.715 -17.150%
1970 -2.070 -14.640%
1969 -2.425 -12.770%
1968 -2.780 16.660%
1967 -2.383 19.990%
1966 -1.986 24.910%
1965 -1.590 33.280%
1964 -1.193 49.870%
1963 -0.796 42.400%
1962 -0.559 73.600%
1961 -0.322 274.420%
1960 -0.086 -156.950%
1959 0.151 -61.080%
1958 0.388 94.000%
1957 0.200 1,438.460%
1956 0.013 -107.430%
1955 -0.175 -51.660%
1954 -0.362 -34.180%
1953 -0.550 -25.470%
1952 -0.738 -20.220%
1951 -0.925 -16.890%
1950 -1.113 0.000%