Harrogate's newcomers in 2019

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

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

Full briefing - Harrogate newcomers 2019 [1.4 MB pdf]

Infographic - Harrogate newcomers 2019 [595 KB png]

Text of infographic - Harrogate newcomers 2019

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

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

Who arrived in 2019?

The areas in Harrogate where most newcomers are settling are:

  • Central Harrogate
  • Harrogate East
  • Boroughbridge and Marton-cum-Grafton

570 new arrivals in Harrogate came from 30 countries.

A higher proportion of women arrived: 54% women compared with 46% men.

Where are people arriving from?

68% of all arrivals were from the EU, 4% fewer than 2018.

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

  • Romanian
  • Polish
  • Hungarian

What’s changing locally?

Arrivals to Harrogate increased in 2019:

  • 3% more people arrived compared to 2018.
  • Arrivals from Spain changed the most: 31 less 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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