Rankings

Foreign-born populations, refugees and asylum-seekers Change

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Asylum applications: by country

000 2018

  1. Rank
    1
    Country
    Germany
    Result
    319.1
  2. Rank
    2
    Country
    United States
    Result
    309.1
  3. Rank
    3
    Country
    Peru
    Result
    192.5
  4. Rank
    4
    Country
    France
    Result
    182.3
  5. Rank
    5
    Country
    Turkey
    Result
    84.2
  6. Rank
    6
    Country
    Greece
    Result
    82.3
  7. Rank
    7
    Country
    Brazil
    Result
    80.0
  8. Rank
    8
    Country
    Canada
    Result
    62.6
  9. Rank
    9
    Country
    Spain
    Result
    55.7
  10. Rank
    10
    Country
    United Kingdom
    Result
    52.6
  11. Rank
    11
    Country
    Italy
    Result
    48.5
  12. Rank
    12
    Country
    Sweden
    Result
    44.6
  13. Rank
    13
    Country
    Australia
    Result
    42.7
  14. Rank
    14
    Country
    Mexico
    Result
    29.6
  15. Rank
    15
    Country
    Malaysia
    Result
    29.4
  16. Rank
    16
    Country
    Costa Rica
    Result
    29.0
  17. Rank
    17
    Country
    Egypt
    Result
    26.0
  18. Rank
    18
    Country
    Netherlands
    Result
    24.0
  19. Rank
    19
    Country
    Belgium
    Result
    22.6
  20. Rank
    20
    Country
    Uganda
    Result
    20.1
  21. Rank
    21
    Country
    Kenya
    Result
    19.5
  22. Rank
    Country
    Japan
    Result
    19.5
  23. Rank
    23
    Country
    Ecuador
    Result
    17.0
  24. Rank
    24
    Country
    Israel
    Result
    16.3
  25. Rank
    Country
    Libya
    Result
    16.3
  26. Rank
    26
    Country
    South Africa
    Result
    16.1
  27. Rank
    Country
    South Korea
    Result
    16.1
  28. Rank
    28
    Country
    Switzerland
    Result
    15.3
  29. Rank
    29
    Country
    Burundi
    Result
    14.4
  30. Rank
    30
    Country
    Austria
    Result
    13.7
  31. Rank
    31
    Country
    Zambia
    Result
    11.3
  32. Rank
    32
    Country
    Panama
    Result
    10.8
  33. Rank
    33
    Country
    Jordan
    Result
    10.5
  34. Rank
    34
    Country
    Mali
    Result
    9.9
  35. Rank
    35
    Country
    Cyprus
    Result
    9.0
  36. Rank
    36
    Country
    Trinidad & Tobago
    Result
    8.6
  37. Rank
    37
    Country
    India
    Result
    8.4
  38. Rank
    38
    Country
    Russia
    Result
    7.9
  39. Rank
    39
    Country
    United Arab Emirates
    Result
    7.5
  40. Rank
    40
    Country
    Uruguay
    Result
    6.8

Index key & notes

Notes

Source: UNHCR