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Fig. 2

From: How do borders influence migration? Insights from open and closed border regimes in the three Guianas

Fig. 2

Percentage of population abroad and in former colonial state, Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana, 1960–2000Footnote

World Bank’s Global Bilateral Migration database 1960–2000, available at, accessed March 2013. The 2000 data was originally the Global Migrant Origin Database by the University of Sussex. United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2013). World Population Prospects: The 2012 Revision, DVD Edition, Total population (both sexes combined) by major area, region and country, annually for 1950–2010 (thousands), Estimates 1950–2010. These details apply to all graphs that use these two datasets throughout this study, unless otherwise specified.

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