World Refugee Day: key statistics on asylum in the EU


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World Refugee Day is organized every year on 20th June by the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and is dedicated to raising awareness of the situation of refugees worldwide. To mark this occasion, Eurostat is publishing a selection of data on asylum seekers available in its database:

Infographic on asylum seeker statistics for 2018

Source: Eurostat, Asylum and managed migration statistics


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