Net immigration rises to 212,000, official figures show

There was a net flow of 212,000 long-term migrants to the UK in the year ending December 2013, an increase from 177,000 in the previous year, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said.

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Rapid rise in migrants seeking UK jobs

The number of migrants seeking work in the UK rose by 27% in the space of a year, new figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show.