2015 asylum applications infographic
Graphic shows asylum applications by country since January 2015.


2015 asylum applications

September 16, 2015 - More than 500,000 asylum seekers have arrived in Europe since January, with the majority from Syria, Afghanistan, Eritrea, Nigeria and Somalia. Nine countries have received almost 90 percent of applications.

PUBLISHED:16/09/2015; STORY: Graphic News; ADDITIONAL ARTWORK: Graphic News
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