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People > Migration > Asylum Seekers per million: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Thousands of asylum seekers coming into a nation in 2001. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Austria 3.74 2001
2 Norway 3.28 2001
3 Switzerland 2.88 2001
4 Ireland 2.66 2001
5 Sweden 2.64 2001
6 Belgium 2.38 2001
7 Denmark 2.31 2001
8 Netherlands 2.03 2001
9 Czech Republic 1.76 2001
10 Luxembourg 1.59 2001
11 United Kingdom 1.56 2001
12 Slovakia 1.52 2001
13 Canada 1.37 2001
High income OECD countries average (profile) 1.37 2001
14 Germany 1.07 2001
15 Hungary 0.942 2001
16 France 0.771 2001
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 0.75 2001
17 Australia 0.639 2001
18 Greece 0.502 2001
19 New Zealand 0.438 2001
20 Finland 0.328 2001
21 United States 0.303 2001
22 Bulgaria 0.299 2001
23 Spain 0.226 2001
24 Italy 0.172 2001
25 Poland 0.118 2001
26 Romania 0.108 2001
27 Portugal 0.0194 2001
28 Japan 0.00315 2001

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Migration > Asylum Seekers per million. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", OECD. 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/Migration/Asylum-Seekers-per-million

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