The changing face of England and Wales was highlighted today in the latest census results.
In 2011 the total population was up 3.7 million to just over 56 million compared with ten years before.
Eighty percent described themselves as white British, a drop of seven percent.
There were more residents born abroad than ever before, most were from India, Pakistan and Poland whose migrants increased nine-fold in just a decade.
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Outbreaks of rain and strengthening winds will affect southernmost parts of England and Wales today.
An earlier debate on the issue was suspended as an 'expression of support' following the Westminster terror attack.
Five people were killed and dozens more were injured after a car and knife attack in the capital on Wednesday afternoon.