Asylum applications and refugees from Moldova

4,962 people from Moldova have fled in 2019 and applied for asylum in other countries. This corresponds to approximately 0.187% of all residents. The most destination countries hereof have been Germany, France and the Netherlands. Overall, 97 percent of the asylum applications have been rejected. The most successful have been the refugees in Russia and in Canada.

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

Refugee countries by origin and destination


Back to overview: Moldova

Development of asylum applications from citizens from Moldova 2000 to 2019

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 Moldova

The total number of initial and continuing applications refers to the year 2019. 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
Germany 1,77101,3000.0 % 1,06804310.0 %
France 1,29704330.0 % 1490220.0 %
Netherlands 1,20703430.0 % 15050.0 %
Israel 24201050.0 % 000
United States 1175913929.8 % 18677593.9 %
Switzerland 550100.0 % 000
Italy 53116813.9 % 000
Greece 420140.0 % 000
Czechia 380370.0 % 500
Iceland 320460.0 % 340300.0 %
Spain 260100.0 % 000
Russia 2250100.0 % 000
Romania 16050.0 % 000
Austria 130160.0 % 000
Canada 1150100.0 % 000
Sweden 10050.0 % 15050.0 %
Belgium 5050.0 % 000
Poland 500 500
Norway 0050.0 % 000
Totals 4,962802,5413.1 % 1,4777749813.4 %





Asylum applications of foreign refugees in Moldova

Moldova 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 2019 there have been 84 asylum applications from refugees of other countries. The most successful have been the refugees from Turkey and from Bangladesh.
  

New Applications

 

Reviews

Origin appliedacceptedrejectedacceptance
rate
 appliedacceptedrejectedacceptance
rate
Turkey 2214573.7 % 50100.0 %
Bangladesh 170280.0 % 28050.0 %
Armenia 10050.0 % 500
Afghanistan 500 000
Azerbaijan 50100.0 % 500
India 500 000
Russia 5050.0 % 0050.0 %
Syria 500 000
Ukraine 5050.0 % 5050.0 %
Yemen 500 000
Uzbekistan 0050.0 % 5050.0 %
Totals 84146318.2 % 530300.0 %



National migrant stock from 1990 to 2015

In 2015 a total of 142,904 migrants lived in Moldova. 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.