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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 10,938 10,325 11,634 7,900 4,766 4,323 4,314 3,985 3,866 2,689 1,939 1,290
Total Protection Status 211 467 893 345 430 455 397 376 293 98 24 61
Refugee Status - - - - - - - - - - - -
Other Protection Status - - - - - - - - - - - -

Source: Office of the Refugee Applications Commissioner