Calderdale's newcomers in 2019

Do you want to know about the newest migrant arrivals in Calderdale?

If so, download a full briefing or infographic, or take a look at a copy of the infographic below.

Full briefing - Calderdale newcomers 2019 [1 MB pdf]

Infographic - Calderdale newcomers 2019 [546 KB png]

Text of infographic - Calderdale newcomers 2019

Calderdale newcomers 2019 – brief summary of who arrived, where they arrived from and key migration trends in the area

Newcomers to Calderdale in 2019: bite-size statistics for service providers

Who arrived in 2019?

The areas in Calderdale where most newcomers are settling are:

  • Central Halifax and Boothtown
  • Pellon East
  • Kings Cross

705 new arrivals in Calderdale came from 35 countries.

A higher proportion of women arrived: 53% women compared with 47% men.

Where are people arriving from?

30% of all arrivals were from the EU, 10% fewer than 2018.

The top three nationalities that arrived in Calderdale in 2019 were:

  • Indian
  • Pakistani
  • Romanian

What’s changing locally?

Arrivals to Calderdale increased in 2019:

  • 21% more people arrived compared to 2018.
  • Arrivals from India changed the most: 52 more people than in 2018.
  • Across the UK, immigration rose by 20%, while in Yorkshire and Humber it rose by 18%.

The data above is from the Department of Work and Pensions and consists of the number of non-British nationals aged 16+ who received a new national insurance number in 2019 [it doesn’t include children or asylum seekers].


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Page last updated: 03/06/2021 16:00:22

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