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EU: UK Resident Citizens

Volume 716: debated on Thursday 14 January 2010

Question

Asked by

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many United Kingdom citizens are resident in each other European Union state. [HL1089]

The last time the FCO gathered these figures was for the period April 2006 to March 2007.

The results for the EU states are provided below:

Country—Estimated Size of the British National Community

Austria

7,369

Belgium

39,867

Bulgaria

1,700

Cyprus

60,000

Czech Republic

3,183

Denmark

13,183

Estonia

220

Finland

4,350

France

381,000

Germany

115,554

Greece

31,470

Hungary

2,640

Ireland

112,548

Italy

71,990

Latvia

400

Lithuania

250

Luxembourg

4,480

Malta

6,000

Netherlands

73,600

Poland

2,531

Portugal

34,624

Romania

6,000

Slovakia

1,000

Slovenia

157

Spain

840,989

Sweden

15,000