Many Britons move here for work and stay for love
|Employees (%)||Self-employed (%)||Benefit claimants (%)||In education / attending school (%)||Other without income (%)|
|Shorter than 5 years||41.7||4.1||3.1||18.8||32.3|
|5 years or longer||46.9||12.3||23.4||4.6||12.8|
Often sharing a household with Dutch peopleThe Netherlands had 34,870 households on 1 January 2016 in which at least one member was a British citizen. This included 12,760 one-person households. In 68 percent of the multi-person households there were one or more Dutch housemates.
Altogether on 1 January 2016, there were 28,215 Dutch persons and 5,525 people with a different nationality sharing a household with a British citizen. On every 100 long-term British residents (>5 years) there were 93 Dutch household members. The proportion was 29 Dutch on every 100 Britons who had arrived more recently.
|Households||British||Dutch||Other EU countries||Non-EU countries|
|Shorter than 5 years||Households||12585|
|Shorter than 5 years||Members||15570||4520||1345||1280|
|5 years or longer||Households||19745|
|5 years or longer||Members||24330||22730||1695||1055|
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