UK Dominic Casciani Home affairs correspondent @BBCDomC on Twitter 23 August 2018 Share this with Facebook Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share this with Email Share this with Facebook Share this with WhatsApp Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-45272404 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel Related TopicsReality Check Latest figures show that net migration from the European Union is at its lowest level since 2012 – but how are the numbers gathered, and how reliable are they?The system the UK uses to estimate long-term migration is now, in the words of the Office for National Statistics, “stretched beyond its purpose”. The system’s critics are a little harsher. They say it offers at best an educated guess – and at worst is deeply flawed.Every three… Read full this story
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