How Many Asylum Seekers Are Turned in?

Positive Decisions on Asylum Applications (persons), 2014 or latest
Society | February 22, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 32 countries in 2014, Germany ranked the highest in positive decisions on asylum applications with 40,560 persons followed by Sweden and Italy. On the other end of the scale was Liechtenstein with 5.00 persons, Estonia with 20.0 persons and Croatia with 25.0 persons.

Data for more countries are available at Positive Decisions on Asylum Applications indicator page.

Positive Decisions on Asylum Applications Unit 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Austria persons ... ... ... ... ... 3,450 3,220 3,445 4,085 4,455 ...
Belgium persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 3,505 2,905 3,510 5,075 5,555
Bulgaria persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 295 270 140 190 170
Denmark persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 730 790 1,345 1,310 1,695
Finland persons ... ... ... ... ... 655 960 1,595 1,065 1,555
France persons ... ... ... ... ... 5,150 5,050 5,095 4,615 8,645
Germany persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 7,870 9,765 10,445 9,675 17,135
Greece persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 55.0 165 105 180 95.0
Italy persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 9,735 9,060 4,300 7,145 22,025
Netherlands persons ... ... ... ... ... ... 5,675 8,245 8,005 6,830 5,505
Norway persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 3,050 4,510 5,300 4,015 5,180
Spain persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 275 350 610 990 525
Sweden persons ... ... ... ... ... 7,840 7,095 8,510 8,805 12,400
Switzerland persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 4,825 6,025 7,815 6,445 4,280
United Kingdom persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 7,090 8,395 6,490 7,235 7,845