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Home Department written question – answered on 24th November 2011.

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Photo of Keith Vaz Keith Vaz Chair, Home Affairs Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many immigration case files have been open for (a) one year, (b) two years, (c) three years, (d) four years and (e) five years.

Photo of Damian Green Damian Green The Minister for Immigration

The number of immigration case files that have been open for:

(a) Less than one year is 101,428

(b) Between one and two years is 6,327

(c) Between two and three years is 8,057

(d) Between three and four years is 6,422

(e) Between four and five years is 4,064

This includes all open asylum and temporary and permanent migration cases.

All figures quoted are internal management information only and are subject to change. This information has not been quality assured under National Statistics protocols.

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