Global Flow of People Assignment


Name:Amy T


After analyzing the Global Flow of People infographic, answer the questions below:

  1. What institution do the creators of this info graphic work with? The creators work with the Wiggenstein centre for demography and human capital
  2. For the 2005-2010 data, what region of the world did the largest number of American emigrates move to? Most people moved to Europe.
  3. For the 2005-2010 data, from what region did the largest number of immigrants to the United States come? They came from Latin America.
  4. For the 2005-2010 data, what is the only other region that people from the former Soviet Union immigrated to? Europe
  5. For the 2005-2010 data, what region had the largest number of internal migrants (people who moved to other locations within the same region? South Asia.
  6. Why does this region have so much internal migration instead of migration to other regions? Because they probably did not want to migrate to any other reigons but they still did not want to move out of the reigon.
  7. For the 2005-2010 data did more people migrate from Oceania to Europe or from Europe to Oceania? More people from Oceania moved to Europe.
  8. For the 2005-2010 data what is the only other region that is having a flow of people to Latin America? North America.
  9. For the 2005-2010 data from what region did most Canadian immigrants come? How does this differ from the 2000-2005 data for Canada? Most Canadian immagrants moved to South Asia. This Differs from 2000-2005 because the numbers changed a little bit from the immagrants coming.
  10. For the 2005-2010 data what are the only two African countries that have immigrant streams to North America? Ethiopia and Nigeria.
  11. Looking at all of the periods of data, what five year period had the largest number of migrants from Latin America to North America?2000-2005.
  12. Looking at all of the periods of data, in what five year period did the most people leave United States? 2000-2005.
  13. Looking at al of the periods of data, in what five year period did the fewest number of people leave the united States?1995-2000.
  14. Looking at all of the periods of data, in what five year period did Europe have the largest difference between immigrants and emigrants?2000-2005.
  15. How many fewer Mexican people immigrated to the United States in the 2005-2010 period then in 2000-2005 period?about 720,000 people.

Choose any region in the world and explain how the migration streams to and from that region have changed between 1990 and 2010 in the space below. You need to write multiple sentences and you need to include details (numbers and names of regions).
from 1990 Europe had about 138,200 people leave from it but it had about 745,091 people alone from North America. It changed a lot from 1995-2000. From North America it had about 732,977 people leave from it. It had a large amount of people leave it from that time frame. From 2000-2005 it had about 59,825 people left it to go to Canada. It had about 977,353 people come to it. From 2005-2010 it had about 57,912 people leave. It had 1,053,831 people come from the United States. From 2005-2010 it had a lot of people come from the United States. That was the most amount of people that came from all of the time frames.