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Asylum Seekers and Refugees

Statistics

 

 The Number of Asylum Seekers and Protection Status Granted
  2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Asylum Seekers 38,747 47,291 51,087 52,204 50,547 42,578 26,269 23,804 27,063 33,235 36,931 40,464
Total Protection Status - 7,323 8,495 9,790 11,292 13,770 7,354 8,781 11,441 10,373 10,340 10,702
Refugee Status - 3,220 5,093 5,796 5,605 - - - - - - -
Other Protection - - - - - - - - - - - -

Source: Office Français de Protection des Réfugiés et Apatrides