Germany - Refugees better educated than expected - November 30, 2016

Based on research results, released by the Institute for Employment Research (IAB), the director of the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF) has said that refugees actually have a better standard of education than previously thought. According to a study around 50,000 refugees found work in Germany between September 2015 and September 2016, and some 30,000 earn enough to make them subject to social insurance contributions. Most of the jobs are in logistics, warehousing, and agriculture.

English: http://www.dw.com/en/refugees-in-germany-better-educated-than-expected …  

The reports (in German): http://doku.iab.de/arbeitsmarktdaten/Zuwanderungsmonitor …

http://www.iab.de/194/section.aspx/Publikation …  

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