migration within the EU- Poland to the UK

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what does it mean to live in the EU?
people who live in the EU can work in any other EU country.
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how many Poles came to the UK?
more than half a million.
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between what years did most Poles come to England?
2004-2007.
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what were the impacts of this in Poland?
1. Polands population fell by 0.3% 2. the birth rate fell as most people who moved were young. 3. a shortage of workers in Poland. 4. Polands economic growth slowed. 5. Polands economy boosted by money sent home from emigrants- £3 billion in 2006.
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what were the impacts in the UK?
1. Uk population went up slightly. 2. economy went up but a lot of money was sent home. 3. shops selling Poland products opened. 4. many Poles are catholic so church attendance went up. 5. tension between locals and new polish imigrants taking jobs.
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