Asylum statistics in Ukraine, 2010-2015

   

Number of new asylum-seekers:

2010: 1,500 persons

2011: 890 persons

2012: 1860 persons

2013: 1310 persons

2014: 1,173 persons

2015: 1443 persons

 

Top 5 countries of origin of new asylum-seekers:

2010: Afghanistan, Kyrgyzstan, Somalia, Uzbekistan, Palestine

2011: Afghanistan (36%), Somalia (20%), Kyrgyzstan, Syria, Palestine

2012: Afghanistan (30%), Syria (16%), Somalia, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan

2013: Afghanistan (30%), Syria (28%), and around 3% each - Iran, Russian Federation and Democratic Republic of Congo.

2014: Afghanistan (24%), Syria (23%), Russian Federation (12%), Somalia (6%), Iraq (5%)

2015 (6 months): Afghanistan (40%), Syria (10 %), Somalia (8%), Russian Federation (6 %), Iraq (5 %)

Number of recognitions:

2010: 135 persons

2011: 133 persons

2012: 152 persons (63 - refugee status; 89 – complementary protection)

2013: 216 persons (75 – refugee status; 141 – complementary protection)

2014: 327 persons (105 – refugee status; 222 – complementary protection)

2015: 167 persons (49 - refugee status; 118 - complementary protection)

 

Countries of origin which are mostly recognised:

2010: Afghanistan (74%), few numbers - Belarus, Iran, Iraq

2011: Afghanistan(75%), Palestine, Somalia and few other

2012: Afghanistan (35%), Somalia, Syria, Iraq and few numbers – Eritrea, Palestine, Azerbaijan and few other

2013: Syria (49%), Afghanistan (22%) and fewer numbers – Iran, Somalia, Eritrea, Palestine and few others

2014: Syria (55%), Afghanistan (24%) and fewer numbers – Iraq, Palestine, Sudan, Eritrea and few other

2015: Syria (43%), Afghanistan (40%), Iraq (7%), Russian Federation (7%) and few other

 

 

Number of rejections:

2010: 533 persons 

2011: 361 persons

2012: 641 persons

2013: 464 persons

2014: 361 persons

2015: 599 persons

 

Number of applicants rejected on admissibility grounds:

2010: 655 persons

2011: 374 persons

2012: 407 persons

2013: 179 persons

2014: 183 persons

2015: 324 persons

 

Number of appeals pending with central asylum body and courts of first instance:

2010: 860 appeals

2011: 1170 appeals

2012: 926 appeals

2013: official statistics is not available; UNHCR/NGO estimated number of appeals pending with all instances - 1,990 appeals.

2014: official statistics is not available; UNHCR/NGO estimated number of appeals pending with all instances – 1,530 appeals

 

 

UNHCR asylum trends 2012

UNHCR 2012 refugee statistics: full data 

UNHCR asylum trends 2013

Asylum applications and 1st instance decisions in EU countries in 2014

Asylum in EU countries in 2014 infographic

Detailed asylum statistics in EU countries in 2014

Asylum statistics in EU for Jan-Mar 2015

Asylum statistics in EU for Jan-Jun 2015

Key migration routes 2015

Interactive map on migration

CARIM East - Consortium for Applied Research on International Migration

 

Somalia (11,1%),