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Asylum Seekers and Refugees

Statistics

 

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 105,502 107,193 130,128 93,885 61,961 48,102 30,759 28,572 20,817 28,816 48,187 43,362
Total Protection Status 13,043 26,102 8,107 4,703 3,031 3,121 1,951 7,870 7,853 9,726 10,395 9,675
Refugee Status 8,318 17,003 4,130 1,602 1,107 2,053 1,097 6,893 7,058 7,663 7,061 6,446
Other Protection 4,725 9,099 3,977 3,101 1,924 1,068 854 977 795 4,564 3,436 3,382

Source: Federal Office for Migration and Refugees