Demographics

Overseas net migration is increasing year on year.

Population figures Headline fact :  Overseas net migration is increasing year on year. Source:  Office for National Statistics (ONS) Detail: Net migration = Number of migrants arriving – number of migrants departing In 1991 that figure stood at 49,000 (for England). In 2003 the figure was 145,000. In 2019 the figure was 263,000.

Headline fact :  9.5 million in the UK were born abroad

Population figures Headline fact :  9.5 million in the UK were born abroad Source:  Office for National Statistics (ONS) Detail: The Office for National Statistics produces the Annual Population Survey, a survey of households in the UK. It includes a question on respondents’ country of birth. In 2019 nearly 9.5 million people living in the …

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