Based at the Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS) at the University of Oxford, the Migration Observatory provides impartial, independent, authoritative, evidence-based analysis of data on migration and migrants in the UK, to inform media, public and policy debates, and to generate high quality research on international migration and public policy issues.
The Observatory’s analysis involves experts from a wide range of disciplines and departments at the University of Oxford. Learn more.
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Expert Advisory Board
The Expert Advisory Board advise on the content, rigour and scope of our analysis. More.
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Data sources and limitations
Find out more about key sources and limitations of data on migration in the UK. More.