Paper: 160 000 people emigrated from Armenia in past 3 years

Paper: 160 000 people emigrated from Armenia in past 3 years

PanARMENIAN.Net - More than 2 mln 53 thousand people left Armenia in January-November 2012, with 1 mln 981 thousand returning, which brings the number of those unreturned to 71374, Haykakan Zhamanak daily said, citing State Migration Service-provided data.

“The number of those who haven't retuned to Armenia totaled 71374 to grow by 10% as compared to last year's figure. The number of people having emigrated from Armenia in the past 3 years totaled 160 thous (5% of the population),” the daily said.

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