Updated: Following the publication of ‘Immigration Statistics, October to December 2017’, an inconsistency has been noted between the asylum decisions pending figure in table as_01 and the Asylum Initial decision work in progress figure published in the Home Office Transparency data. Further investigation found that the number of cases pending an initial decision in table as_01 was too high and a number of cases did in fact have an initial decision that had not initially been picked up in the data matching process. As a result the ‘pending’ figures as at the end of 2017 Q4 have been revised in tables as_01, as_01_q, as_02 and as_02_q.
This release presents immigration statistics from Home Office administrative sources, covering the period up to the end of December 2017. It includes data on the topics of:
- passenger arrivals and visitors
- extensions of stay
- User Guide to Home Office Immigration Statistics
- Policy and legislative changes affecting migration to the UK: timeline
- Developments in migration statistics since 2010
A range of key input and impact indicators are currently published by the Home Office on the Migration transparency data webpage.
If you have feedback or questions, our email address is MigrationStatsEnquiries@homeoffice.gsi.gov.uk.
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