Methodology - Migration and Asylum

Methodology: children in migration

Data used for children in migration statistics are produced from statistics on asylum, residence permit and on the enforcement of immigration legislation.  

Metadata & data collection guidelines

Methodologies and data collection guidelines specific to each statistical domain are described below:

  • Methodology: Asylum applications and decisions on asylum application
  • Methodology: Residence permits statistics and Enforcement of Immigration Legislation statistics

Data sources

Data are based on administrative sources and are supplied to Eurostat by statistical authorities, interior ministries or related immigration agencies in the EU Member States in line with the requirements of Regulation (EC) No 862/2007.