Overview - Migration and Asylum

Migration & asylum – Overview


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What information can I find here?

This page serves as an entry point to the wide range of Eurostat statistics on migration & asylum. It is divided into the following five main topics, each of which provides access to datasets, detailed information and relevant publications:

  • International migration, citizenship
    Data on international immigration and emigration flows, acquisitions and loss of citizenship by various breakdowns, such as country of birth, citizenship, etc.
  • Asylum
    Data on the number of asylum applicants, decisions on applications, resettlement, and statistics on countries responsible for asylum applications (Dublin Regulation), by various breakdowns.
  • Managed migration
    Data on residence permits by various breakdowns & on the enforcement of immigration legislation (third-country nationals refused entry at EU external borders, found to be illegally present, etc.).
  • Children in migration
    Data on migrant children, including statistics on unaccompanied minors, as regards asylum, residence permits, and the enforcement of immigration legislation.
  • Migrant integration
    Data on the integration of migrants in their host country, looking at areas such as employment, education, social inclusion, health and active citizenship.


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