Illegal land border-crossing to the EU 2018, by leading countries of origin

Illegal land border-crossings detected in the European Union (EU) in 2018, by countries of origin (in 1,000 people)*

Illegal land border-crossing to the EU 2018, by leading countries of origin This statistic shows the total number of individuals illegally crossing land borders to the European Union (EU) in 2018, by country of origin. In 2018, approximately 14 thousand Syrians were detected illegally crossing land borders to reach the EU.
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Illegal land border-crossings detected in the European Union (EU) in 2018, by countries of origin (in 1,000 people)*

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Number of border-crossings in thousands
Unknown26.2
Syria14.38
Morocco13.27
Afghanistan12.67
Iraq10.11
Bangladesh9.38
Turkey8.41
Algeria6.41
Guinea6.01
Mali5
Number of border-crossings in thousands
Unknown26.2
Syria14.38
Morocco13.27
Afghanistan12.67
Iraq10.11
Bangladesh9.38
Turkey8.41
Algeria6.41
Guinea6.01
Mali5
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This statistic shows the total number of individuals illegally crossing land borders to the European Union (EU) in 2018, by country of origin. In 2018, approximately 14 thousand Syrians were detected illegally crossing land borders to reach the EU.
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