Georgia releases 2017 Migration Profile in English
The State Commission on Migration Issues of Georgia released English version of the 2017 Migration Profile of Georgia.
The 2017 Migration Profile primarily describes the migration-related statistical data for the period 2015- 2016, analyses this data with regard to its impact in different areas (demographic, economic and social), and consequently reveals the main trends and changes in the different migratory groups and flows. The document is based predominantly on data obtained from the National Statistics Office of Georgia (Geostat), the Statistical Office of the European Union (Eurostat), the United Nations (UN), the World Bank, and the European Border and Coast Guard Agency (FRONTEX), as well as administrative statistics from various Georgian state entities. Thе 2017 Migration Profile also takes into account the main findings of research conducted on the initiative of public institutions, and local and international organisations during the period 2015-2016. Key findings, identified gaps, and appropriate recommendations, formulated based on analysis of the abovementioned data, are presented in the conclusory part of this document.
The full English version of the 2017 Migration Profile of Georgia is available at the following link. You may find additional information at the official website of the State Commission on Migration Issues of Georgia.