Asylum applications and refugees from Uzbekistan1,408 People from Uzbekistan fled and applied for asylum in other countries in 2020, according to UNHCR data. This corresponds to approximately 0.004% of all residents. The most destination countries hereof have been Sweden, United States and South Korea. Overall, 94 percent of the asylum applications have been rejected. The most successful have been the refugees in Russia and in Azerbaijan.
A total of 217 people fled to the United States from Uzbekistan. With 22 positive decisions, 24.72 percent of all new applications have been accepted.
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Development of asylum applications from citizens from Uzbekistan 2000 to 2020The 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 UzbekistanThe total number of initial and continuing applications refers to the year 2020. 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.
|United States||217||22||67||24.7 %|
|South Korea||168||0||91||0.0 %|
|United Kingdom||16||0||5||0.0 %|
|United States||272||56||32||63.6 %|
|United Kingdom||0||5||0||100.0 %|