Indians in UK

People from India have settled in Great Britain since the East India Company (EIC) recruited lascars to replace vacancies in their crews on East Indiamen whilst on voyages in India. Indians are the UK's largest foreign-born population. The 2011 United Kingdom census recorded over one million Indians in UK, accounting for 2.5 percent of the total UK population.

The cities with the most Indian residents are London (262,247), Leicester (37,224), Birmingham (27,206) and Wolverhampton (14,955). There are several notable artists, academician, businessmen and sportspersons, who are Indians in UK as well.

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