Asylum applications and refugees from Moldova

3,831 people from Moldova have fled in 2018 and applied for asylum in other countries. This corresponds to approximately 0.144% of all residents. The most destination countries hereof have been Germany, Netherlands and Israel. Overall, 96 percent of the asylum applications have been rejected. The most successful have been the refugees in Canada and in Russia.

A total of 1,782 people from Moldova fled to Germany. With a total of 6 positive decisions 0.40 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 Moldova.

Refugee countries by origin and destination


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Development of asylum applications from citizens from Moldova 2000 to 2018

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 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
Germany 1,78261,4950.4 % 2,09404830.0 %
Netherlands 83102000.0 % 2000
Israel 4360680.0 % 000
France 3070930.0 % 000
United States 1807413036.3 % 197462267.6 %
Italy 630190.0 % 000
Austria 420120.0 % 000
Greece 420270.0 % 170170.0 %
Russia 3850100.0 % 000
Iceland 3300 000
Romania 200130.0 % 000
Sweden 17090.0 % 6080.0 %
Spain 140210.0 % 000
Czechia 110150.0 % 000
Belgium 500 000
Canada 5110100.0 % 000
Lithuania 500 000
Switzerland 0070.0 % 000
Norway 000 5050.0 %
Poland 0070.0 % 5050.0 %
Totals 3,831962,1164.3 % 2,344465407.8 %





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 2018 there have been 94 asylum applications from refugees of other countries. The most successful have been the refugees from Turkey and from Russia.
  

New Applications

 

Reviews

Origin appliedacceptedrejectedacceptance
rate
 appliedacceptedrejectedacceptance
rate
Turkey 40101737.0 % 1600
Bangladesh 1300 000
Russia 12070.0 % 600
Ukraine 11050.0 % 000
Armenia 700 000
Syria 600 000
Uzbekistan 500 000
Totals 94102925.6 % 2200



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.