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Statistics

Austria

Asylum Seekers and Refugees

 

 The Number of Asylum Seekers and Protection Status Granted
  2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Asylum Seekers 18,284 30,127 39,354 32,359 24,634 22,431 13,349 11,921 12,841 15,821 11,012 14,416
Total Protection Status - - 1,073 2,084 4,785 2,256 4,063 5,197 3,753 3,247 2,997 3,572
Refugee Status - - - - - - - - - - - -
Other Protection - - - - - - - - - - - -
 

Source: Federal Ministry of Interior

Resettlement

 

The Number of Resettled Refugees 2000-2011
  2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Resettled Refugees 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31

Source: Federal Ministry of Interior

 

Country of Origin of Resettled Refugees 2000-2011
  2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Iraq                            0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31

Source: Federal Ministry of Interior

 

 

Country of First Asylum of Resettled Refugees 2000-2011
  2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Iraq                            0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31

Source: Federal Ministry of Interior

 

 

Religion of Resettled Refugees 2000-2011
  2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Christian                  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31

Source: Federal Ministry of Interior

Austria snapshot

Size: 83,870 km2

Population: 8.3 million

Year of EU Entry: 1995

In the Schengen Area: Yes

Protection Status Granted: 3,572 (2011)

Resettlement Scheme: Ad hoc

Resettled Refugees: 30 (2011)

Source: The information about the size, population, in the Schengen area, and year of EU entry is taken from europa.eu.