Migration and Home Affairs

European Migration Network (EMN)

The European Migration Network (EMN) provides up-to-date, objective, reliable and comparable information on migration and asylum with a view to supporting policymaking in the European Union. The EMN also aims to inform the general public on migration and asylum.

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Statistics and facts

612 700


First time asylum applicants in EU, 2019

21 200


resettled to EU, 2019

491 200


ordered to leave, 142 300 persons returned from EU, 2019

Data: Eurostat