|Title||International Migration Statistics in 2021|
- In 2021, South Korea recorded a negative net migration (Incoming migrants - Outgoing migrants) of 66 thousand persons, which fell into
the negative level for the first time since 2006.
- The net migration of Koreans changed from positive figures to negative figures owing to the drop in incoming migration of Koreans (-56.9%)
and the rise in outgoing migration of Koreans (7.2%).
- The incoming and outgoing migration of foreigners fell by 5.4% and 27.2%, respectively, from 2020. Foreigners showed a negative net
migration for the past two years in a row.
- Compared to 2020, the negative net migration of Chinese nationals recorded a drop. Uzbekistan nationals changed from a negative net
migration in 2020 into a positive net migration in 2021.
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