Figure 5: EU immigration to the UK, 2007 to 2016 (year ending December 2016)
Source: Office for National Statistics, Long-Term International Migration
EU15 includes citizens of the original EU15 countries excluding British. EU8 includes citizens of the countries that joined the EU in 2004. EU2 includes citizens of the countries that joined the EU in 2007.
Figures for 2016 are provisional. In this chart provisional estimates are shown in a shaded area. Rolling year data are produced quarterly and are for year ending (YE) March (q1), YE June (q2), YE September (q3) and YE December (q4).
This chart does not include data for citizens of Malta, Cyprus or Croatia.