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One Out of Six Workers in the UK are Foreigners 

The UK’s Office for National Statistics has said that there are now 4.9?million foreigners working in the UK, making up one in six of all workers in the country. In 1997 there were 1.9?million foreign-born workers in the UK, equivalent to one in 13, meaning that foreigners as a percentage of workers in the UK have more than doubled since 1997. Figures for 2014 show that an additional 250,000 EU nationals gained employment in the UK, compared to 84,000 British nationals who joined the workforce during the same year.

Source: Immigration.ca

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