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

Italy snapshot

Size: 301,263 km2

Population: 60 million

Year of EU Entry: 1952

In the Schengen Area: Yes

Protection Status Granted: 10,288 (2011)

Resettlement Scheme: Ad hoc

Resettled Refugees: 32 (2010)

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