Economically inactive migrants from the European Union make up a total of between 1% and 1.2% of the total UK population, according to the EU Commission.
Britain has one of the lowest EU migrant jobless rate in the EU.
The countries with the highest number of jobless EU migrants are as follows:
- Belgium, where inactive economic migrants make up 3% of the population.
- Cyprus, where they number 4.1%.
- In Ireland a total of 3% of the population are migrants from other EU countries who are out of work.
- In Luxembourg this number jumps to 13.9%.