This is good news. Immigrants to the West need to adopt Western values. I hope this poll reflects reality. It certainly does in my immigrant community. Occupants were asked a series of questions, including how important on a scale of one to 10, being British was to them. Pakistanis scored the highest with an average of 7.76 - despite common presumptions that they associate more strongly with their own national identity than to where they are living now. Research: The study found an identification with Britishness is higher among the children and grandchildren of migrants Bangladeshi and Indian groups came second and third respectively, while the white population scored the lowest with an average of 6.58. The study also found that identification with Britishness is higher among the children and grandchildren of migrants.