Push & Pull Factors

By:Julia Carroll (visuals are on bottom)

Religious Persecution:



A. Israel


B. Why are individuals migrating from this country to other countries?

Some religions are illegal to practice.


C. Where are these people immigrating to?

Mainly European countries and North America.


Ethnic Persecution:



A. Kyrgyzstan

B. Why are individuals migrating from this country to other countries?

C. Europe



Environmental Factors:



A. The Philippines

B. Why are individuals migrating from this country to other countries?

Other countries have better land/soil and or economy.


C. Where are these people immigrating to?

Mainly the United States.







Economic Moves:



A. China

B. Why are individuals migrating from this country to other countries?

Horrible economy, and too many rules.

C. Where are these people immigrating to?

The U.S and other Asian countries.





Political Factors:



A. Australia


B. Why are individuals migrating from this country to other countries?

There is usually a better employment in other countries than in Australia. The unemployment in Australia is higher than unemployment in America.


C. Where are these people immigrating to?




Usually other European countries. Or to North America.



Forced Migration:


A. Africa (early 1830's)


B. Why are individuals migrating from this country to other countries?

Massive salve trade going on during this time period. Africans were taken from their home in Africa and taken on a boat to America.



C. Where are these people immigrating to?

America