Number of asylum applications in the European Union (EU) 2009-2019

In 2019 approximately 715 thousand applications for asylum were made to countries in the European Union, an increase of 625 thousand when compared with the previous year. The peak for asylum applications occurred in 2015 when around 1.23 million applications were made.

Applications for asylum in the European Union (EU) from 2009 to 2019

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Source

Release date

April 2020

Region

EU

Survey time period

2009 to 2019

Supplementary notes

* For France, only asylum applications at the external borders are reported, not inland applications. Figures were rounded.

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