The vast majority of young adults who are currently “obliged to exercise an option” (optionspflichtig) opt for a German passport. This is one of the main results of the study entitled “Temporary citizens” (Bürger auf Zeit).
In a study the Federal Office is investigating the integration of people who were recognised as persons entitled to asylum or refugees several years ago. The written survey is to be launched nationwide on 07 July 2014.
Immigrants from East and South East Asia are frequently trained to a high or a very high standard. There is considerable potential for skilled labour, as is shown in the volume in the series entitled “Contributions to Migration and Integration”.