1.3 million migrants arrived in Britain up to last year – mainly from eastern Europe.
Now, according to this survey, about half of them have gone home – the recession being to blame.
The same report says that in many other countries, migrants are preferring to stay put in their adopted countries -because the situation at home is no better.
But there’s been a dramatic downturn in people going to work abroad.
Here’s a story about Ecuadoreans leaving Spain.
and this article pays tribute to immigrants in the U.S.
So what have you noticed where you live ? and if you’re a migrant are you staying put ?