Asylum applications and refugees in New Zealand384 asylum applications by refugees were received in 2020 in New Zealand - according to UNHCR. Most of them came from Indonesia, China and from India. A total of 177 decisions have been made on initial applications.
In a second table below you find the refugees, who fled from New Zealand and made their asylum application in other countries.
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Asylum applications of foreign refugees in New ZealandThe 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.
|Sri Lanka||25||0||33||0.0 %|
|South Africa||8||0||13||0.0 %|
Asylum applications of refugees from New ZealandNew Zealand is one of the countries, were refugees are not only migratiing in. Only in the year 2020 there have been 13 asylum applications, which were received for citizens from New Zealand in other countries.