HL Deb 27 April 1976 vol 370 cc112-3WA

asked Her Majesty's Government:

To list those countries in which more than 500 non-patrial British subjects are resident or domiciled, with the approximate numbers for each country: and how many such subjects do not possess the citizenship of another country.


: Comprehensive information is not available and to obtain it would involve disproportionate expense. However, the table below lists the estimated numbers of non-patrial United Kingdom nationals resident in those countries for which we have the desired information. The possible entitlement of any of these persons to the citizenship of another country will depend on the operation of the laws of other countries in individual cases.

Argentina 3,500
Bahamas 3,000
Bahrain 1,150
Barbados 600
Brazil 778
Brunei 650
Chile 753
Cyprus 2,849
Dominican Republic 953
Ghana 650
Greece 3,138
Guatemala 721
India 25,000
Israel 1,460
Kenya 18,000
Malawi 6,800
Malaysia 110,000
Mexico 836
Pakistan 1,086
Singapore 30,000
Spain 1,103
Tanzania 10.000
Yemen, People's Democratic Republic of 5,000
Zambia 5,000