This translates averaging out over the period to a population rise of at about 172,000 per year
70% of the non-UK born population in 2019/20 came for family, study or other reasons as opposed to work reasons
In 2022, claims reached a high of 17,000 of which just a quarter were for sole UK nationals
Less than 1,000 people who came via small boat were refused asylum in five years
No matter how high immigration gets, the demand for more just rises and rises
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✅ all come from a safe country
✅ many have in fact claimed asylum and been rejected
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