Countries with the highest percentage of citizens living abroad are named

Jan. 25, 2016

Countries with the highest percentage of citizens living abroad are named

Ireland became the leader of the rating of countries with the largest number of citizens living abroad - 17.5% of its residents live outside the country.

Eight of the ten countries in the top 10 are European. Third place belongs to Portugal - 14% of the citizens, the fifth - from Luxembourg (12%), followed by Iceland (11.7%), Lithuania (10%), Poland (9.1%), Switzerland (7.4%) and United Kingdom (6.8%).

Among the countries with the lowest percentage of citizens who live abroad - China (0.3%), United States of America (0.5%) and Japan (0.6%).

According to the materials of forbes.com
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