Rankings

Migrants, refugees and asylum seekers Change

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Applications for asylum by country of origin

000 2017

  1. Rank
    1
    Country
    Afghanistan
    Result
    149.9
  2. Rank
    2
    Country
    Iraq
    Result
    127.9
  3. Rank
    3
    Country
    Syria
    Result
    124.7
  4. Rank
    4
    Country
    Venezuela
    Result
    112.4
  5. Rank
    5
    Country
    Congo-Kinshasa
    Result
    109.3
  6. Rank
    6
    Country
    El Salvador
    Result
    60.3
  7. Rank
    7
    Country
    Nigeria
    Result
    57.2
  8. Rank
    8
    Country
    Pakistan
    Result
    56.7
  9. Rank
    9
    Country
    Eritrea
    Result
    56.3
  10. Rank
    10
    Country
    Somalia
    Result
    44.8
  11. Rank
    11
    Country
    Iran
    Result
    42.2
  12. Rank
    12
    Country
    Burundi
    Result
    40.4
  13. Rank
    13
    Country
    China
    Result
    38.6
  14. Rank
    14
    Country
    Albania
    Result
    36.7
  15. Rank
    15
    Country
    Guatemala
    Result
    36.6
  16. Rank
    16
    Country
    Honduras
    Result
    35.1
  17. Rank
    17
    Country
    Ukraine
    Result
    34.4
  18. Rank
    18
    Country
    Bangladesh
    Result
    33.9
  19. Rank
    19
    Country
    Haiti
    Result
    30.7
  20. Rank
    20
    Country
    Sudan
    Result
    29.3
  21. Rank
    Country
    Ethiopia
    Result
    29.3
  22. Rank
    22
    Country
    Mexico
    Result
    29.2
  23. Rank
    23
    Country
    Turkey
    Result
    27.3
  24. Rank
    24
    Country
    Myanmar
    Result
    24.0
  25. Rank
    25
    Country
    Russia
    Result
    23.8
  26. Rank
    26
    Country
    Guinea
    Result
    23.6
  27. Rank
    27
    Country
    Serbia
    Result
    19.9 a
  28. Rank
    28
    Country
    India
    Result
    19.3
  29. Rank
    29
    Country
    Cameroon
    Result
    18.9
  30. Rank
    30
    Country
    Colombia
    Result
    17.7
  31. Rank
    31
    Country
    Ivory Coast
    Result
    17.1
  32. Rank
    32
    Country
    Georgia
    Result
    16.4
  33. Rank
    33
    Country
    Sri Lanka
    Result
    15.8
  34. Rank
    34
    Country
    Malaysia
    Result
    15.1
  35. Rank
    35
    Country
    Gambia, The
    Result
    13.9
  36. Rank
    Country
    Senegal
    Result
    13.9
  37. Rank
    37
    Country
    Algeria
    Result
    13.6
  38. Rank
    38
    Country
    Yemen
    Result
    13.2
  39. Rank
    39
    Country
    Mali
    Result
    12.4
  40. Rank
    40
    Country
    Cuba
    Result
    11.1

Index key & notes

Notes

Source: UNHCR

a Includes Kosovo