Where we work

Iraq

Country code: IQ

Main country data

Population:

38,274,618 (World Bank 2017)

GDP:

(PPP): 658,200,225.14 (current International $)

GDP per capita (current US$): 5,165.7

2018 Projected Real GDP (% Change): 1.5 (International Monetary Fund)

Unemployment rate:

8.2 (World Bank)

Migration authorities

Line Ministries:

Under construction

Resp. Ministries:

Under construction

Key migration countries

Main source countries:

1. Syria: 246,556

2. Turkey: 17,515

3. Iran: 14,406

Inward migration to Iraq: 353,881

Outward migration from Iraq: 1,479,966

Main destination countries:

1. Syria: 253,609

2. United States of America: 175,566

3. Sweden: 133,118

All data used in the section above are from the International Organisation for Migration (2015)

Participation in the Budapest Process / Silk Routes Project

Involvement in BP since:

Iraq participates in the Budapest Process since 2010.

Key documents related to migration

Laws:

Under construction

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