More global mi­grants now than chil­dren born each year

The Times of India (New Delhi edition) - - Times Sport -

In 2019, the num­ber of in­ter­na­tional mi­grants reached nearly 272 mil­lion, up from 221 mil­lion. In­dia re­mained at the top, with 17.5 mil­lion In­di­ans liv­ing abroad. The war in Syria has led to large-scale dis­place­ment, with 8.2 mil­lion Syr­i­ans now liv­ing out­side their coun­try. The US con­tin­ues to be the big­gest mag­net and had 50.7 mil­lion mi­grants in 2019

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