USA: Human flight and brain drain
(measure: index points; Source: Fund for Peace)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
USA: Human flight and brain drain index, 0 (low) - 10 (high): For that indicator, Fund for Peace provides data for the USA from 2007 to 2018. The average value for the USA during that period was 1.29 index points with a minumum of 1 index points in 2007 and a maximum of 2.2 index points in 2018. 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.