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European immigrants in Britain 'significantly higher' than official figures claim

European immigrants in Britain 'significantly higher' than official figures claim | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

The number of European Union migrants working in Britain may be under-counted by hundreds of thousands in official figures, new analysis suggests.

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The article includes comment by Jonathan Portes, a research fellow for the ESRC-funded UK in a Changing Europe initiative

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Population 'up 565,000 since 2011'

Population 'up 565,000 since 2011' | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

The population of England has risen by 565,000 since 2011 because of immigration, a major analysis by the University of Oxford estimates.

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The article cites the ESRC-funded Migration Observatory at the University of Oxford.

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Alexa Earl's curator insight, March 14, 2015 12:45 PM

This amazes me that in 4 years a population has grown so much especially in a higher developed country. This article analyzes population and the growth in England.