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Overview of statistical practice

The Department of Civil Liberties and Immigration of the Ministry of Interior publishes monthly statistical reports on asylum applications and first instance decisions.

 

 

 

 

 

Applications and granting of protection status at first instance: 2016

 

Applicants in 2016

Pending applications in 2016

Refugee status

Subsidiary protection

Humanitarian protection

Rejection

Refugee rate

Subs. Prot. rate

Hum. Prot. rate

Rejection rate

Total

123,370

99,920

4,800

12,090

18,515

54,470

5.3%

13.5%

20.6%

60.6%

 

Breakdown by countries of origin of the total numbers

 

Nigeria

26,975

22,980

515

910

3,165

13,795

2.8%

5%

17.2%

75%

Pakistan

13,660

11,340

460

2,160

1,670

7,330

4%

18.6%

14.4%

63%

Gambia

8,930

6,300

225

240

2,350

5,865

2.6%

2.8%

27.1%

67.5%

Senegal

7,615

5,685

80

205

1,445

4,900

1.2%

3.1%

21.8%

73.9%

Ivory Coast

7,460

5,495

110

170

895

2,635

2.9%

4.5%

23.5%

69.1%

Eritrea

7,425

7,685

215

170

15

80

44.8%

35.4%

3.1%

16.7%

Bangladesh

6,675

5,695

100

70

1,440

4,615

1.6%

1.1%

23.1%

74.2%

Mali

6,355

5,020

60

1,340

1,605

3,895

0.9%

19.4%

23.3%

56.4%

Guinea

6,055

4,380

40

45

655

1,815

1.6%

1.8%

25.6%

71%

Ghana

4,945

3,815

55

50

1,190

2,695

1.4%

1.3%

29.8%

67.5%

Afghanistan

2,850

1,925

380

3,580

40

125

9.2%

86.8%

1%

3%

Somalia

2,395

1,500

310

1,065

30

45

21.4%

73.4%

2.1%

3.1%

Iraq

1,540

1,020

225

615

35

45

24.4%

66.8%

3.8%

5%

Syria

1,380

550

1,100

65

5

15

92.8%

5.5%

0.4%

1.3%

Source: Eurostat (rounded).

 

Gender/age breakdown of the total number of applicants: 2016

 

Number

Percentage

Total number of applicants

123,370

100%

Men

104,785

84.9%

Women

18,585

15.1%

Children

11,240

9.1%

Unaccompanied children

5,710

4.6%

Source: Eurostat (rounded); Ministry of Interior.

 

Comparison between first instance and appeal decision rates: 2016

Second instance decisions are not available.

About AIDA

The Asylum Information Database (AIDA) is a database managed by the European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE), containing information on asylum procedures, reception conditions, detenti