Quick Facts

  • Unemployment rates are 3 times higher for people born outside the EU than for the native-born population in Finland and Belgium
  • In the United Kingdom, people with foreign sounding names are one third less likely to be shortlisted for jobs than people with white British sounding names
  • People with a Turkish background in Austria earn 20% less that their Austrian colleagues without a migrant background

With the support of the Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme of the European Union, the Open Society Foundations, the Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust and the Sigrid Rausing Trust