Well, one out of eight inhabitants in Germany is a foreigner. Their share has grown in the past year to about 10.9 million, as the Federal Statistical office in Wiesbaden reported on Monday.

That was an increase by a net figure of 2.7 per cent (292 000). The 1,303 million newcomers 1,012 million emigrants were in the Central register of Foreigners. In total, lived in Germany for 30. September 2018 – 82,979 Million People.

in 2017, amounted to the increase of the foreigners even 5.7 per cent. The statisticians point out, however, that it was given as a result of the refugee crisis in the great late registrations and acquisitions. In the past year, in turn, reinforced Disposals in the Register had been framed to effect a cure. Therefore, the Figures were difficult to compare.

The Federal information is not yet available currently, such as the number of refugees was among the captured foreigners in the past year. Again the immigration of people with a work permit from countries outside the EU has increased. Up to the end of the year 2018 266 000 people came altogether as a so-called acquisition of migrants (previous year: 217 000). This was the third year in a row an increase of more than 20 percent.

among the most important countries of origin are India (12 percent), China (9 per cent), Bosnia-Herzegovina (8 per cent) and the USA (7 percent). These people – including many professionals – were on average 35 years old and mostly male (68 percent).

Particularly strong growth in the Western Balkans has grown in the group. By the end of 2018 Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro, Kosovo, and Macedonia were migrants together account for almost a quarter of the labour force. This had been 2015, at around nine percent.

The Federal office of these Figures to the fact that these countries apply for the years 2014/2015 as safe countries of Origin. At the same time, the people from these countries has been facilitated since 2016, the access to the labour market in Germany.


Previous articleThe SPD criticized the Merkel because of the meeting with Poroshenko
Next articlePete Buttigieg wants to compete for the Democrats against Trump
Teodora Torrendo is an investigative journalist and is a correspondent for European Union. She is based in Zurich in Switzerland and her field of work include covering human rights violations which take place in the various countries in and outside Europe. She also reports about the political situation in European Union. She has worked with some reputed companies in Europe and is currently contributing to USA News as a freelance journalist. As someone who has a Masters’ degree in Human Rights she also delivers lectures on Intercultural Management to students of Human Rights. She is also an authority on the Arab world politics and their diversity.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here