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19th Jan 2018

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Eastern European workers in UK pass one million

More than one million people from the eight eastern European countries that joined the EU in 2004 are working in the UK, the first time this number has been reached, according to Office for National Statistics (ONS) figures published on Wednesday. In total, 23.22 million people worked full-time from April to June, of whom 2.23 million were EU nationals - an increase of 238,000 from last year.

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