Declining trend in emigration - Central Statistical Office

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Statistics contradicts to liberal lies, namely that millions of Hungarians leaving the country due to political reasons.

The number of Hungarians left the country in fact, decreased last year compared to the previous one.

The numbers show a downward trend. From 2010 to 2015 we saw a steady and rapid growth, but since then the rate of emigration has decreased.

Last year, 25,100 Hungarians left the country which is a significant decline compared to 29,486 in 2016, according to figures released by the Central Statistical Office (KSH) last week. This is 15 percent less than a year earlier.

About 173,000 Hungarians have left the country since 2010 according to KSH. The data revealed that 32 percent of emigrants went to Germany, 27 percent Austria and 17 percent chose the United Kingdom. revealed that on January 1, 2018, the number of foreign nationals living in Hungary was 156,000, which represents 1.6 percent of the country's population.

The overwhelming majority of foreigners living in the country - 65 percent - are Europeans; they came from Romania (15%), Germany (11%), Slovakia (6.0%) and Ukraine (5.7%).

Further 28 percent came from Asia, 4 percent from Africa and 3.4 percent from the Americas.

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