Asylum applications and refugees from Papua New Guinea173 people from Papua New Guinea have fled in 2019 and applied for asylum in other countries. This corresponds to approximately 0.002% of all residents. All refugees fled to Iran. Overall, 73 percent of the asylum applications have been rejected. The most successful have been the refugees in Australia.
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Asylum applications of refugees from Papua New GuineaThe 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.
Asylum applications of foreign refugees in Papua New Guinea