Asylum applications and refugees from Angola

3,533 people from Angola have fled in 2018 and applied for asylum in other countries. This corresponds to approximately 0.011% of all residents. The most destination countries hereof have been France, Brazil and Canada. Overall, 90 percent of the asylum applications have been rejected. The most successful have been the refugees in Uruguay and in Canada.

A total of 266 people from Angola fled to Germany. With a total of 12 positive decisions 8.89 percent of all applications have been accepted.

Refugee countries by origin and destination


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Development of asylum applications from citizens from Angola 2000 to 2018

The top line represents the total number of asylum applications (first applications + reviews). Below there are the number of recognized refugees (green) and the rejected applications (red).





Asylum applications of refugees from Angola

The total number of initial and continuing applications refers to the year 2018. Please note that the number of decisions (acceptations or rejections) does not have to sum up with the number of applications, because there may still have been open cases from previous years. Also they dont have to be closed within the same calendar year. In addition, asylum procedures can also be closed, if the applicant disappeared or withdrew the application.

  

New Applications

 

Reviews

Destination appliedacceptedrejectedacceptance
rate
 appliedacceptedrejectedacceptance
rate
France 1,093496686.8 % 7607039115.2 %
Brazil 675212777.0 % 000
Canada 511432959.7 % 2400
United States 2701811313.7 % 217312951.7 %
Germany 266121238.9 % 2730260.0 %
Portugal 2250650.0 % 000
Belgium 905558.3 % 50700.0 %
Switzerland 70090.0 % 1100
United Kingdom 570450.0 % 30102033.3 %
Finland 3900 000
South Korea 390100.0 % 000
Sweden 350160.0 % 260260.0 %
Ecuador 290140.0 % 000
Norway 2700 210180.0 %
Spain 2400 000
Netherlands 24050.0 % 000
Turkey 1400 000
Costa Rica 1300 000
Austria 1000 000
Ireland 9080.0 % 500
Greece 8070.0 % 000
Italy 500 000
Uruguay 09660.0 % 000
Totals 3,5331571,4509.8 % 1,37211158016.1 %



National migrant stock from 1980 to 2015

In 2015 a total of 106,845 migrants lived in Angola. These are all residents who live permanently in the country but were born in another country. The amount includes granted refugees but no asylum seekers. The data are based on the results of censuses, as well as on estimates and projections of the United Nations Population Division.