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Emigration of employed

ALMOST half of people (46pc) thinking of emigrating are already in full-time employment, new data shows.

Some 62pc of those working full-time expressed dissatisfaction with their career prospects, according to UCC's EMIGRE project.

Central Statistics Office (CSO) data has already revealed the amount of Irish people leaving the country annually increased by over 350pc between 2008 and 2012.

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