Net migration to the UK has stabilised

In the year to June 2011, net migration to the UK was 250,000 which follows a peak in the figures of 255,000 to September 2010, according to figures published today by the ONS. It is estimated that total long-term immigration to the UK in the year to June 2011 was 593,000, which compares to a 582,000 in the year to … Continue reading

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UK population rising by 1,000 per day

The population of the UK reached 61,792,000 by the middle of last year. This was an increase of 394,000 or 0.6% on mid-2008 and was equivalent to an average increase of over 1,000 per day. UK population grew by 0.2% per year between 1981 and 1991; by 0.3% per year between 1991 and 2001; and, 0.6% since 2001. It is … Continue reading

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