Citizenship grants issued in the United Kingdom (UK) 2016, by country of birth

Number of grants of citizenship issued in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016, by country of birth

Citizenship grants issued in the United Kingdom (UK) 2016, by country of birth This statistic shows the number of grants of citizenship issued in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016, by country of birth. In this year there were over 24 thousand Indian nationals gaining British citizenship, the most of any nationality. This was followed by 16.7 thousand people from Pakistan who were the second-most common nationality gaining British citizenship in 2016.
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Number of grants of citizenship issued in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016, by country of birth

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Number of grants issued
India24,616
Pakistan16,740
Nigeria9,811
South Africa5,064
Bangladesh4,648
Poland4,437
Zimbabwe4,412
Phillippines4,257
United States4,029
Ghana3,562
Number of grants issued
India24,616
Pakistan16,740
Nigeria9,811
South Africa5,064
Bangladesh4,648
Poland4,437
Zimbabwe4,412
Phillippines4,257
United States4,029
Ghana3,562
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This statistic shows the number of grants of citizenship issued in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016, by country of birth. In this year there were over 24 thousand Indian nationals gaining British citizenship, the most of any nationality. This was followed by 16.7 thousand people from Pakistan who were the second-most common nationality gaining British citizenship in 2016.
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