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In 2018, almost 30% of the Asylum Seekers in Europe were Syrians

26 April 2019
The 28 Member States of the European Union (EU) granted protection status to nearly 333 400 asylum seekers in 2018, down by almost 40% from 2017 (533 000). Almost 30% of the beneficiaries were Syrians. In addition to these, the EU Member States received over 24 800 resettled refugees. Read more Press release Full text available on EUROSTAT website

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