Richmondshire's newcomers in 2019

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

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

Full briefing - Richmondshire newcomers 2019 [1.1 MB pdf]

Infographic - Richmondshire newcomers 2019 [514 KB png]

Text of infographic - Richmondshire newcomers 2019

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

Newcomers to Richmondshire in 2019: Bite-size statistics for service providers

Who arrived in 2019?

The areas in Richmondshire where most newcomers are settling are:

  • Catterick Garrison and Colburn
  • Upper Dales
  • Leyburn, Middleham and Tunstall

87 new arrivals in Richmondshire came from 11 countries.

A higher proportion of women arrived: 55% women compared with 45% men.

Where are people arriving from?

43% of all arrivals were from the EU, 3% more than 2018.

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

  • Nepalese
  • Polish
  • Romanian

What’s changing locally?

Arrivals to Richmondshire increased in 2019:

  • 28% more people arrived compared to 2018.
  • Arrivals from Poland changed the most: 9 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: 25/06/2021 15:06:19

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