Rankings

Foreign-born populations, refugees and asylum-seekers Change

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Refugee populations: by origin

000 2018

  1. Rank
    1
    Country
    Syria
    Result
    6,654.4
  2. Rank
    2
    Country
    Afghanistan
    Result
    2,681.3
  3. Rank
    3
    Country
    South Sudan
    Result
    2,285.3
  4. Rank
    4
    Country
    Myanmar
    Result
    1,145.2
  5. Rank
    5
    Country
    Somalia
    Result
    949.7
  6. Rank
    6
    Country
    Sudan
    Result
    724.8
  7. Rank
    7
    Country
    Congo-Kinshasa
    Result
    720.3
  8. Rank
    8
    Country
    Central African Rep.
    Result
    590.9
  9. Rank
    9
    Country
    Eritrea
    Result
    507.3
  10. Rank
    10
    Country
    Burundi
    Result
    387.9
  11. Rank
    11
    Country
    Iraq
    Result
    372.3
  12. Rank
    12
    Country
    Vietnam
    Result
    334.5
  13. Rank
    13
    Country
    Nigeria
    Result
    276.9
  14. Rank
    14
    Country
    Rwanda
    Result
    247.5
  15. Rank
    15
    Country
    China
    Result
    212.1
  16. Rank
    16
    Country
    Mali
    Result
    158.3
  17. Rank
    17
    Country
    Colombia
    Result
    138.6
  18. Rank
    18
    Country
    Pakistan
    Result
    132.3
  19. Rank
    19
    Country
    Iran
    Result
    129.9
  20. Rank
    20
    Country
    Sri Lanka
    Result
    114.0
  21. Rank
    21
    Country
    West Bank & Gaza
    Result
    100.7
  22. Rank
    22
    Country
    Ukraine
    Result
    93.3
  23. Rank
    23
    Country
    Ethiopia
    Result
    92.2
  24. Rank
    24
    Country
    Turkey
    Result
    68.9
  25. Rank
    25
    Country
    Russia
    Result
    61.5
  26. Rank
    26
    Country
    Cameroon
    Result
    45.1
  27. Rank
    27
    Country
    Ivory Coast
    Result
    38.3
  28. Rank
    28
    Country
    Mauritania
    Result
    37.1
  29. Rank
    29
    Country
    El Salvador
    Result
    32.6
  30. Rank
    30
    Country
    Serbia
    Result
    32.4 a
  31. Rank
    31
    Country
    Yemen
    Result
    31.2
  32. Rank
    32
    Country
    Haiti
    Result
    27.5
  33. Rank
    33
    Country
    Egypt
    Result
    24.9
  34. Rank
    34
    Country
    Croatia
    Result
    24.1
  35. Rank
    35
    Country
    Guinea
    Result
    23.5
  36. Rank
    36
    Country
    Bangladesh
    Result
    21.0
  37. Rank
    Country
    Venezuela
    Result
    21.0
  38. Rank
    38
    Country
    Guatemala
    Result
    19.1
  39. Rank
    39
    Country
    Honduras
    Result
    18.9
  40. Rank
    40
    Country
    Senegal
    Result
    18.2

Index key & notes

Notes

According to UNHCR. Includes people in refugee-like situations.

Source: UNHCR

a Includes Kosovo.