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UK 'unsure' of moving population


The UK population grew by 408,000 in 2008 - the biggest increase for almost 50 years, according to the Office for National Statistics.

Professor John Salt, of the migration research unit at University College London, considers whether any forecasts for the way population changes can be accurate.

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