Statistical books/Pocketbooks , Product code: KS-04-17-780, published on 20-Nov-2017

in this time period, with increases ranging between and percentage points. Asylum applications The number of first-time asylum applications has increased dramatically since mainly because of the Syrian conflict. In million first-time asylum seekers applied for international protection in the EU, a number

Statistical books/Pocketbooks , Product code: KS-HA-17-001, published on 14-Sep-2017

: the implementation of the EU-Turkey statement; additional financial support to Bulgaria, 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

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: 3-11052017-AP, published on 11-May-2017

May Asylum applicants considered to be unaccompanied minors unaccompanied minors among asylum seekers registered in the EU in Over half are Afghans or Syrians In asylum seekers applying for international protection in the Member States of the European Union (EU) were considered to be unaccompanied

News releases , Product code: 3-26042017-AP, published on 26-Apr-2017

April Asylum decisions in the EU EU Member States granted protection to more than asylum seekers in Over half of the beneficiaries were Syrians The Member States of the European Union (EU) granted protection status to asylum seekers in more than double the number of In addition to these, the EU

News releases , Product code: 3-16032017-BP, published on 16-Mar-2017

March Asylum in the EU Member States million first time asylum seekers registered in Syrians, Afghans and Iraqis continued to be the top citizenships In first time asylum seekers applied for international protection in the Member States of the European Union (EU), a number slightly down compared