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Migration Trends 2006/07

Summary

The Migration Trends report is the seventh in an annual series and provides an overview of immigration trends for the 2006/07 financial year. The report is used by the Department to inform immigration policy, marketing strategies and settlement services, and is a useful resource to government departments and the wider public.

The Migration Trends report is the seventh in an annual series and provides an overview of immigration trends for the 2006/07 financial year. The report includes statistical information about migration to New Zealand, including the numbers and demographic characteristics of people approved for work, student or residence permits, transitions from temporary to permanent migration, and an analysis of migrants'''' movement into and out of New Zealand.

The report describes current and historical trends in temporary and permanent entry to New Zealand and discusses the impact of various policy changes on New Zealand''''s migration patterns. This year''''s report includes a special feature on a timeline of the major immigration policy changes from 1986 to 2007. The report is used by the Department to inform immigration policy, marketing strategies and settlement services, and is a useful resource to government departments and the wider public.

Author: Paul Merwood


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