18 September 2009, Friday, 14:16
author: Eugene Rakhimkulov
At present time 34363 foreign citizens are legally found on the territory of Bashkortostan. 689 of them have residence permits, 5162 are visitors and 28512 are registered in migration service. Representatives of the countries with visa-free travel mode dominate by the number of migrants in our Republic and the majority of registered migrants are from Uzbekistan (15330), Kazakhstan (4019), Tajikistan (3538), Azerbaijan (2720) and Armenia (1633).
Germany stands on the first place among countries with visa mode traveling and at present time 1887 its citizens are found on the territory of Bashkortostan. Less substantial inflows of migrants are observed from Turkey (990), Vietnam (560), the USA (316), France (247), the Great Britain (208) and China (181).