Afghanistan: Human flight and brain drain
(measure: index points; Source: Fund for Peace)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Afghanistan: Human flight and brain drain index, 0 (low) - 10 (high): For that indicator, Fund for Peace provides data for Afghanistan from 2007 to 2018. The average value for Afghanistan during that period was 7.57 index points with a minumum of 7 index points in 2007 and a maximum of 8.4 index points in 2016. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: The Human flight and brain drain indicator considers the economic impact of human displacement (for economic or political reasons) and the consequences this may have on a country’s development. The higher the index, the greater the human displacement.