Number of illegal entries between BCPs to the EU 2009-2018

Illegal entries between border-crossing points (BCPs) detected in the European Union (EU) from 2009 to 2018 (in 1,000 people)

by Daniel Clark, last edited Feb 26, 2019
Number of illegal entries between BCPs to the EU 2009-2018 This statistic shows the total number of individuals detected entering the European Union (EU) illegally between border-crossing points (BCPs) from 2009 to 2018. In 2013, there was a total of approximately 107 thousand illegal entries between BCPs, making it a 48 percent increase on the previous year. By 2015 the number of individuals had increased to almost two million illegal entries. In the most recent surveyed time period, the number of illegal border-crossings had significantly dropped from the following years, amounting to roughly 150 thousand individuals.
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Illegal entries between border-crossing points (BCPs) detected in the European Union (EU) from 2009 to 2018 (in 1,000 people)

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Number of illegal entries in thousands
2018150.1
2017204.72
2016511.05
20151,822.18
2014282.93
2013107.37
201272.44
2011141.05
2010104.06
2009104.6
Number of illegal entries in thousands
2018150.1
2017204.72
2016511.05
20151,822.18
2014282.93
2013107.37
201272.44
2011141.05
2010104.06
2009104.6
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by Daniel Clark, last edited Feb 26, 2019
This statistic shows the total number of individuals detected entering the European Union (EU) illegally between border-crossing points (BCPs) from 2009 to 2018. In 2013, there was a total of approximately 107 thousand illegal entries between BCPs, making it a 48 percent increase on the previous year. By 2015 the number of individuals had increased to almost two million illegal entries. In the most recent surveyed time period, the number of illegal border-crossings had significantly dropped from the following years, amounting to roughly 150 thousand individuals.
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