Skip to main content

Table 4.2 Stock and % annual change of Italian residents in Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Belgium, 2001–2013

From: Emigration from Italy After the Crisis: The Shortcomings of the Brain Drain Narrative

  Stock of Italians in Germany Annual % change Stock of permanent Italian resident in Switzerland Annual % change Stock of Italians in Austria Annual % change Stock of Italians in Belgium Annual % change
2001 616,282   313,976 −1.8    195,586  
2002 609,784 −1.1 308,255 −1.8 1364   190,792 −2.5
2003 601,258 −1.4 303,770 −1.5 1461 7.1 187,021 −2.0
2004 548,194 −8.8 300,214 −1.2 1402 −4.0 183,021 −2.1
2005 540,810 −1.3 296,392 −1.3 1380 −1.6 179,015 −2.2
2006 534,657 −1.1 291,684 −1.6 1467 6.3 175,498 −2.0
2007 528,318 −1.2 289,589 −0.7 1713 16.8 171,918 −2.0
2008 523,162 −1.0 290,020 0.1 1842 7.5 169,027 −1.7
2009 517,474 −1.1 289,111 −0.3 1955 6.1 166,956 −1.2
2010 517,546 0.0 289,125 0.0 2167 10.8 165,052 −1.1
2011 520,159 0.5 290,546 0.5 2297 6.0 162,826 −1.3
2012 529,417 1.8 294,359 1.3 3095 34.7 159,727 −1.9
2013 552,943 4.4 301,254 2.3    157,426 −1.4
  1. Source: Statistical office of Germany, Switzerland, Austria and Belgium