Asylum applicants reached 1,150 persons in 2014 in Luxembourg, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 7.48 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, asylum applicants in Luxembourg reached an all time high of 2,930 persons in 1999 and an all time low of 45.0 persons in 1988. When compared to Luxembourg's main peers, asylum applicants in Belgium amounted to 22,710 persons, 64,310 persons in France, 202,645 persons in Germany and 24,495 persons in Netherlands in 2014.
Luxembourg has been ranked 23rd within the group of 33 countries we follow in terms of asylum applicants, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.