Asylum applications and refugees from Turkmenistan

395 people from Turkmenistan have fled in 2018 and applied for asylum in other countries. This corresponds to approximately 0.007% of all residents. The most destination countries hereof have been Turkey, United States and Germany. Overall, 63 percent of the asylum applications have been rejected. The most successful have been the refugees in Poland and in Canada.

A total of 55 people from Turkmenistan fled to Germany. With a total of 12 positive decisions 16.67 percent of all applications have been accepted.

Refugee countries by origin and destination


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Asylum applications of refugees from Turkmenistan

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
Turkey 19200 000
United States 76263046.4 % 23150100.0 %
Germany 55126016.7 % 74070.0 %
United Kingdom 1800 000
France 1500 000
Greece 1000 000
Poland 9100100.0 % 000
Russia 800 000
Canada 760100.0 % 000
Belgium 500 000
Totals 395549037.5 % 9715768.2 %



National migrant stock from 1990 to 2015

In 2015 a total of 196,386 migrants lived in Turkmenistan. 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.