Sheffield's newcomers in 2019

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

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

Full briefing - Sheffield newcomers 2019 [1.4 MB pdf]

Infographic - Sheffield newcomers 2019 [565 KB png]

Text of infographic - Sheffield newcomers 2019

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

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

Who arrived in 2019?

The areas in Sheffield where most newcomers are settling are:

  • Cathedral and Kelham
  • Highfield and Lowfield
  • Devonshire Quarter

5,251 new arrivals in Sheffield came from 93 countries.

An equal percentage of men and women arrived.

Where are people arriving from?

42% of all arrivals were from the EU, 5% fewer than 2018.

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

  • Romanian
  • Indian
  • Chinese

What’s changing locally?

Arrivals to Sheffield increased in 2019:

  • 28% more people arrived compared to 2018.
  • Arrivals from India changed the most: 213 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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