Public opinion on migration

Do you know that on average across the world, 34 per cent would like to see immigration decreased, 21 per cent increased, and 22 per cent kept at its present level (IOM, 2015)?

People in Europe tend to hold more negative views  towards immigration, with the majority (52%) saying immigration levels should be decreased (IOM, 2015). On the contrary, attitudes towards immigration levels are more positive in the United States (US), with the majority (63%) saying immigration levels should be increased.

Public opinion on migration are the views a population holds towards immigrants, immigration and other related topics. There is a large variation in poll or survey questions that measure public opinion on migration.

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Source: Migration Data Portal

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