News Release: EU Member States granted citizenship to almost 1 million persons in 2013

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Series Details No.119/2015 (01.07.15)
Publication Date 01/07/2015
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In 2013, around 985 000 persons acquired citizenship of a Member State of the European Union (EU), up by 20% (or about 163 000 persons) compared with 2012. Of the total number of persons obtaining the citizenship of one of the EU Member States in 2013, 89% were citizens of non-EU countries.

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EUObserver, 02.07.15: UK and Spain granted most EU citizenships
The Telegraph, 01.07.15: Britain is home to one in five new European citizens

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