The graph shows the evolution in the numbers of immigrants and emigrants in the EU between 2008 and 2016. The bar chart indicates the share of immigrants in total migration for the EU-28 in 2016. The first eight countries had more people who had emigrated from their territories, whereas in the rest of the EU Member States immigrants exceeded emigrants.
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