Researchers also concluded that many migrants lose their desire to return to their homeland after four or five years.
Experts interviewed by RFE/RL's Uzbek Service blamed "unemployment and lawlessness" as the likely roots of such dissatisfaction.
That's the bad news.
The worse news is that the survey did not even include the 5 million Uzbeks in recent years who've already let their feet do the talking.
-- Sojida Djakhfarova