MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The majority of the 224,000 EU migrants who gained employment in Britain in the year ending March 2016 are from France, Italy and Spain.
4years up to June 2014 we were told 739K EU migrants had come to the UK.— JON (@Gjon777) 18 May 2016
1.5 mill they say is a closer figure, I believe its higher
Labor migration from outside of the European Union remained mostly unchanged.
A new house is needed every 7 minutes just to house the over one million migrants who are coming to UK each year. https://t.co/g8qcgxKPdB— Cllr.Brian Silvester (@CllrBSilvester) 18 May 2016
The new data will undoubtedly be used by the rival camps in the upcoming EU referendum, as it is often claimed European migration is a drain on the UK budget.