Building Knowledge for a Concerted and Sustainable Approach to Refugee Resettlement in the EU and its Member States

Statistics

Hungary

Asylum Seekers and Refugees

 

The Number of Asylum Seekers and Protection Status Granted 2000-2011
  2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Asylum Seekers 7,801 9,554 6,412 2,401 1,600 1,609 2,117 3,419 3,118 4,472 2,104 -
Total Protection Status 877 471 104 178 149 - - - 290 389 247 -
Refugee Status 197 174 104 178 149 97 99 169 160 172 74 -
Other Protection Status 680 297 0 0 0 - - - 130 217 173 -

Source: Office of Immigration and Nationality

Resettlement

Hungary has never resettled. For 2012-2013, a family of 5-8 persons from North African Region is planned to be resettled.

Source: Ministry of Interior

Hungary snapshot

Size: 93,000 km2

Population: 10 million

Year of EU Entry: 2004

In the Schengen Area: Yes

Protection Status Granted: 247 (2010)

Resettlement Programme: to be implemented in 2012-2013

Resettled Refugees: 1 Family

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