Rotherham's newcomers in 2019

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

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

Full briefing - Rotherham newcomers 2019 [1.3 MB pdf]

Infographic - Rotherham newcomers 2019 [550 KB png]

Text of infographic - Rotherham newcomers 2019

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

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

Who arrived in 2019?

The areas in Rotherham where most newcomers are settling are:

  • Rotherham Central
  • Masbrough and Bradgate
  • Eastwood and East Dene

854 new arrivals in Rotherham came from 42 countries.

A higher proportion of men arrived: 52% men compared with 48% women.

Where are people arriving from?

59% of all arrivals were from the EU, 1% fewer than 2018.

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

  • Romanian
  • Polish
  • Pakistani

What’s changing locally?

Arrivals to Rotherham increased in 2019:

  • 34% more people arrived compared to 2018.
  • Arrivals from Romania changed the most: 49 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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