Rankings

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Applications for asylum by country of origin

000 2016

  1. Rank
    1
    Country
    Syria
    Result
    357.6
  2. Rank
    2
    Country
    Afghanistan
    Result
    254.6
  3. Rank
    3
    Country
    Iraq
    Result
    195.6
  4. Rank
    4
    Country
    Iran
    Result
    68.6
  5. Rank
    5
    Country
    Pakistan
    Result
    67.0
  6. Rank
    6
    Country
    Congo-Kinshasa
    Result
    65.1
  7. Rank
    7
    Country
    Eritrea
    Result
    62.8
  8. Rank
    8
    Country
    Nigeria
    Result
    60.1
  9. Rank
    9
    Country
    Ukraine
    Result
    48.9
  10. Rank
    10
    Country
    El Salvador
    Result
    43.3
  11. Rank
    11
    Country
    Somalia
    Result
    41.4
  12. Rank
    12
    Country
    Ethiopia
    Result
    40.8
  13. Rank
    13
    Country
    Albania
    Result
    38.5
  14. Rank
    14
    Country
    Venezuela
    Result
    34.4
  15. Rank
    15
    Country
    China
    Result
    34.0
  16. Rank
    16
    Country
    Russia
    Result
    32.4
  17. Rank
    17
    Country
    Sudan
    Result
    32.0
  18. Rank
    18
    Country
    Serbia
    Result
    29.1
  19. Rank
    19
    Country
    Bangladesh
    Result
    28.4
  20. Rank
    20
    Country
    Mexico
    Result
    28.3

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Source: UNHCR