• Family Income Requirement

    Who's affected?
  • Migration and Youth

    What do we know about young migrants in the UK?
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  • Refugees, Asylum & Europe

    Understand the issues behind the headlines
  • EU Migration

    What do we know about migration between the UK and EU member states?
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  • The Migration Observatory

    A short history of our inception, development and achievements.

    The Migration Observatory is a project of Oxford University's Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS).
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News and commentary

Too many? Too few? Too difficult? How should the UK think about how many refugees to take?

24th November

The refugee crisis in the Middle East has been the defining international issue of 2015. Images and stories of people fleeing conflict - as well as a stream of statistics...

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Data and resources

Policy primers