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People > Immigration > Refugees and asylum seekers > Accepted asylum applications per million people: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Countries of the European Union compared by accepted asylum applications during the year 2012. Data compiled by Mona W. Claussen, based on numbers from Eurostat, an statistical office dependent on the European Union. You can check Eurostat's website to browse through other relevant data regarding asylum (citenship and age of the applicants, rejected applications, monthly data breakdowns, etc.). Figures expressed per million people for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Sweden 1,606.66 2012
2 Malta 1,493.91 2012
3 Norway 1,220.39 2012
4 Austria 709.01 2012
5 Switzerland 572.7 2012
6 Belgium 527.73 2012
7 Denmark 376.53 2012
8 Netherlands 353.06 2012
9 Finland 339.84 2012
10 Germany 270.67 2012
11 United Kingdom 230.44 2012
12 France 218.05 2012
13 Italy 152.17 2012
14 Greece 55.41 2012
15 Spain 12.22 2012

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"All countries compared for People > Immigration > Refugees and asylum seekers > Accepted asylum applications per million people", http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asylum_in_the_European_Union
Mona W. Claussen (27 November 2013) Slik håndterer Europa asylstrømmen Aftenposten based on numbers from Eurostat . Retrieved 5 December 2013
http://open-data.europa.eu/en/data/dataset?q=asylum&op=&ext_boolean=all
. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Immigration/Refugees-and-asylum-seekers/Accepted-asylum-applications-per-million-people

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