British Asian

British people of Asian descent

British Asians are a group of people in the United Kingdom. British Asians are part of ethnic groups that come from Asia. Asians were 7% of the United Kingdom's population in 2011.[1] The ancestors of most Asian people in Britain lived in South Asia. Many British Asians are British Indians, British Pakistanis, or British Bangladeshis (from South Asia). Most others are British Chinese, British Japanese (from East Asia) and others come from other countries in Asia.


  1. "2011 Census: Ethnic group, local authorities in the United Kingdom". Office for National Statistics. Office for National Statistics. 11 October 2013. Retrieved 2021-07-08.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)