Refugees from Guinea

20,102 people from Guinea have fled in 2017 and applied for asylum in other countries. This corresponds to approximately 0.158\% of all residents. The most destination countries hereof have been Italy, France and Germany. Overall, 83 percent of the asylum applications have been rejected. The most successful have been the refugees in Brazil and in Canada.

A total of 3,953 people from Guinea fled to Germany. With a total of 589 positive decisions 15.53 percent of all applications have been accepted.

In a second listing below you find the refugees, who came from foreign countries and made their appication in Guinea.

Refugee countries by origin and destination


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Development of asylum applications from citizens from Guinea 2000 to 2017

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 Guinea

The total number of initial and continuing applications refers to the year 2017. 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
Italy 7,860542,4072.2 % 000
France 4,1237333,15018.9 % 2,6033351,10623.2 %
Germany 3,9535893,20415.5 % 13493242.7 %
Switzerland 78351124.3 % 1400
Belgium 75046041052.9 % 15000
Morocco 56771554.3 % 530170.0 %
Spain 4190300.0 % 000
Netherlands 3307778.3 % 250200.0 %
Brazil 27760100.0 % 000
United States 243796256.0 % 29510012045.5 %
Greece 130113325.0 % 480150.0 %
Canada 122442068.8 % 14070.0 %
South Korea 830220.0 % 000
Cameroon 730130.0 % 1300
Austria 5910662.5 % 000
Portugal 450100.0 % 000
United Kingdom 3561331.6 % 180140.0 %
Luxembourg 35050.0 % 0050.0 %
Mauritania 33090.0 % 0060.0 %
Algeria 3261528.6 % 500
Sweden 266746.2 % 180130.0 %
Japan 2600 000
Denmark 22070.0 % 600
Egypt 200110.0 % 000
South Africa 900 000
Norway 900 60130.0 %
Turkey 800 000
Cyprus 800 000
Mexico 700 000
Senegal 500 000
Ukraine 500 000
Malaysia 5050.0 % 800
Syria 000 600
Thailand 0050.0 % 600
Finland 000 500
Totals 20,1022,0239,78817.1 % 3,4274441,66021.1 %





Asylum applications of foreign refugees in Guinea

Guinea is not only a country from which many people escape. There are also refugees from other countries, who apply for asylum here and hope for a better future. Only in the year 2017 there have been 137 asylum applications from refugees of other countries. The most successful have been the refugees from Ivory Coast and from Sierra Leone.
  

New Applications

 

Reviews

Origin appliedacceptedrejectedacceptance
rate
 appliedacceptedrejectedacceptance
rate
Ivory Coast 64510100.0 % 000
Sierra Leone 26290100.0 % 000
Liberia 2400 000
Congo (Dem. Republic) 2300 000
Totals 137800100.0 % 000



National migrant stock from 1980 to 2015

In 2015 a total of 228,413 migrants lived in Guinea. 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.