HC Deb 04 March 1929 vol 226 c48W

asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies whether he has any statistics that will show the number of immigrants who have entered Tanganyika during the past 12 months; and can he state the nationalities of such immigrants?


The total number of European immigrants into the Tanganyika Territory between October, 1927, and October, 1928, the latest period of 12 months for which returns are available, was 1,020, excluding temporary visitors and Government officials. The nationalities of these immigrants were as follow:

British 404
German 361
Greek 111
Swiss 38
American 25
Italian 16
Thirteen other nationalities 65

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