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Posted on November 26 2022

UK immigration numbers crossed 500,000 in June 2022

By  Editor
Updated May 25 2023

Highlights of UK immigration numbers crossing 500,000 in June 2022

  • The UK has seen a record level of migration hits of 500,000 immigrants till June 2022.
  • Around 277,000 UK study visas were issued for the immigrants, which is 39% of the UK population
  • 151,000 UK work visas were issued to immigrants across the world, which is a 92,000 increase compared to last year.
  • Rishi Sunak, UK Prime Minister plans new immigration policies for foreign immigrants and Refugees.

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UK immigration records high 500,000 immigrants for Study and Work visas to the country

The diaspora of the UK from non-EU nations is seen increasing this year.

More than 504,000 people moved to the UK in the last 12 months till June 2022. There is a major increase in study visas and work visas for the UK this year. Apart from these, the UK has experienced a record level flow of Refugees from Afghanistan and Ukraine.

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The number of immigrants who entered the UK and their details are displayed below in the table:

Type of UK visa Number of immigrants Increase in number
Study visas for non –EU nationals 277,000 39% of the UK population
Work visas for non-EU nationals 151,000 92,000 increase from 2021
Refugees (Ukrainians & Afghan nationals) 186,000 N/A

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