Migration and Development in Egypt - Facts and Figures 2011

Migration is an important phenomenon for the development of Egypt. An estimated 2.7 million Egyptians abroad contribute actively to the development of their country through remittances (US$ 7.8 in 2009), circulation of human and social capital, as well as investment.

 

 

Author: 
IOM
Publisher: 
IOM
Type of Publication: 
Fact Sheet
Year of Publication: 
2011