Eurostat News , Product code: EDN-20170620-1, published on 20-Jun-2017
During the first quarter of 2017, 165 000 first time asylum seekers applied for international protection in the Member States of the European Union (EU), down by 20% compared with the fourth quarter of 2016 (when 207 000 first time applicants were registered). Syrians, Afghans, Nigerians
News releases , Product code: 3-26042017-AP, published on 26-Apr-2017
70/2017 - 26 April 2017 Asylum decisions in the EU EU Member States granted protection to more than 700 000 asylum seekers in 2016 Over half of the beneficiaries were Syrians The 28 Member States of the European Union (EU) granted protection status to 710 400 asylum seekers
News releases , Product code: 3-11052017-AP, published on 11-May-2017
80/2017 - 11 May 2017 Asylum applicants considered to be unaccompanied minors 63 300 unaccompanied minors among asylum seekers registered in the EU in 2016 Over half are Afghans or Syrians In 2016, 63 300 asylum seekers applying for international protection in the Member
News releases , Product code: 3-16032017-BP, published on 16-Mar-2017
46/2017 - 16 March 2017 Asylum in the EU Member States 1.2 million first time asylum seekers registered in 2016 Syrians, Afghans and Iraqis continued to be the top citizenships In 2016, 1 204 300 first time asylum seekers applied for international protection in the Me...
Statistical books , Product code: KS-04-17-780, published on 20-Nov-2017
of the bottom 40 % of the distribution has been catching up in this time period, with increases ranging between 0.1 and 0.9 percentage points. Asylum applications The number of first-time asylum applications has increased dramatically since 2008, mainly because of the Syrian conflict. In 2016, 1.2
Statistical books , Product code: KS-HA-17-001, published on 14-Sep-2017
, Greece and Italy to help cope with specific migration challenges; further provisions for supporting Syrian refugees (those displaced within Syria and those in other host countries); additional support for the protection of unaccompanied minors; renewed efforts to help save lives at se...