European Imperialism

European Emigration 1851-1960

Origins                                                Destinations
Gr. Britain & Ireland 34% United States 45%
Italy 19% Asiatic Russia 20%
Germany 11% Argentina 10%
Spain 9% Canada 8%
Austria 7% Australia & N. Zealand 7%
Poland 5% Brazil  7%
Portugal 5% Other 4%
Russia 4%
Sweden, Norway, Holland 4%
Finland, Denmark, France, Belgium, Switzerland 4%

Source: Statistics based on W. Woodruff, Impact of Western Man: a Study of Europe's Role in the World Economy, St. Martin's Press, NY, 1967