Latest releases of new datasets and data updates from different sources around the world
Our Insights blog presents deep data-driven analysis and visual content on important global issues from the expert data team at Knoema.Learn more
Quick data summaries and visualizations on trending industry, political, and socioeconomic topics from Knoema’s database.US Agricultural Exports to China Falling, Farmers Seek New Markets United States: Higher Education Costs Flat in 2018 Leveraged Loans: A Threat to US Economic Health? Learn more
Leverage our AI Workflow Tools and online data environment to manipulate, visualize, present, and export data.
Published by source: 31 July 2019
Expected next release: 31 January 2020
Historical versions of this dataset since 22 December 2017 are available [view archive].
Data cited at: CBS StatLine databank https://opendata.cbs.nl/statline/portal.html?_la=en&_catalog=CBS
Publication: Asylum requests; international
Requests for asylum in member states of the European Union and some countries outside the European Union. In addition to the total number of asylum requests, the number of first asylum requests is also included. The data with respect to EU member states in this table is based on data from Eurostat and is partly different from data published in the table Asylum requests; international 1990-2009. See link section 3. The figures for the countries outside the European Union are submitted by the UNHCR. Data available from: 2008. Status of the figures: The data are final, but it occasionally happens that countries provide revised data. Therefore, the data in the table may be subject to change. Changes as of 22 December 2017: The figures for EU-28, Austria, France, Ireland and the United Kingdom have been adjusted for the year 2016 and the figure for Canada has been adjusted for the year 2015. The figures for Canada and Australia have been added for the year 2016. For the United States there is no current figure available for the year 2016. When will new figures be published? Figures for 2017 will be published in April 2018.