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  • Poland to UK migration
    • Joined the EU in 2004
    • Between 2004 -2007 more than half a million people migrated to the UK
    • Push Factors
      • High unemployment  - 19% in 2004
        • Left Poland to find work in UK - economic migrants
      • Low average wages
        • Average income in EU in 2004 3x greater than in Poland
      • Low availability of housing
        • 2004 - just over 300 dwellings for every 1000 people
    • Pull Factors
      • Ease of migration
      • Good exchange rates
      • Plenty of jobs and better paid jobs e.g. plumbers

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