Number of emigrants from Iceland from 2008 to 2018
Number of emigrants from Iceland 2008-2018
Considering the years from 2008 to 2018, the number of emigrants from Iceland peaked in 2009, reaching 10,612 emigrants. This was the second year of the Icelandic financial crisis, that occured from late 2008 to 2011. In 2018, the number of individuals emigrating reached 7,719. Notably, almost 60 percent of these individuals were male. These numbers included both Icelandic citizens moving abroad as well as people with non-Icelandic citizenships.
Number of emigrants from Iceland from 2008 to 2018
Number of emigrants
20187,719
20176,689
20166,889
2015 6,010
2014 5,875
2013 5,473
2012 6,276
2011 6,982
2010 7,759
2009 10,612
2008 9,144
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Source

Release date

April 2019

Region

Iceland

Survey time period

2008 to 2018

Special properties

include emigration of both Icelandic and foreign citizens from Iceland

Number of emigrants from Iceland 2008-2018
Considering the years from 2008 to 2018, the number of emigrants from Iceland peaked in 2009, reaching 10,612 emigrants. This was the second year of the Icelandic financial crisis, that occured from late 2008 to 2011. In 2018, the number of individuals emigrating reached 7,719. Notably, almost 60 percent of these individuals were male. These numbers included both Icelandic citizens moving abroad as well as people with non-Icelandic citizenships.
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