Asylum requests; citizenship, sex and age 2007-2016


This table provides data on numbers of asylum requests per month, quarter and year, broken down by citizenship, sex and age group ( up to 18 years and 18 years and older) of the asylum seeker. Apart from the total number of requests the number of first requests is also included. The table has been discontinued because these figures can also be found in table Asielverzoeken en nareizigers; nationaliteit, geslacht en leeftijd (Dutch only).

Data available from: 2007 until 2016.

Status of the figures:
At the end of the calendar year, all figures for that year will be replaced by final figures. The displayed figures relate to asylum seekers who are formally identified and registered.
Provisional figures in this table will not be replaced by final figures.

Changes as of March 29 2016:
None, the table has been discontinued.

When will new figures be published?
Not applicable. This table will be followed up by Asielverzoeken en nareizigers; nationaliteit, geslacht en leeftijd (Dutch only).

Asylum requests; citizenship, sex and age 2007-2016

Sex Age Citizenship Periods Total asylum requests (number) First asylum requests (number)
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Total nationality 2011 14,630 11,590
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Total nationality 2012 13,170 9,715
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Total nationality 2013 13,095 9,840
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Total nationality 2014 24,535 21,810
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Total nationality 2015 October 10,135 9,980
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Total nationality 2015 November 6,375 6,240
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Total nationality 2015 December 3,520 3,380
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Total nationality 2015 45,035 43,095
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Total nationality 2016 January* 2,670 2,550
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Afghan 2011 2,395 1,885
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Afghan 2012 1,620 1,025
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Afghan 2013 1,365 455
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Afghan 2014 880 450
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Afghan 2015 October 470 445
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Afghan 2015 November 900 885
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Afghan 2015 December 640 625
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Afghan 2015 2,860 2,550
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Afghan 2016 January* 400 385
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Albanian 2011 30 20
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Albanian 2012 20 15
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Albanian 2013 35 30
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Albanian 2014 90 85
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Albanian 2015 October 285 285
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Albanian 2015 November 145 140
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Albanian 2015 December 150 150
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Albanian 2015 1,015 1,005
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Albanian 2016 January* 235 230
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Eritrean 2011 500 460
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Eritrean 2012 480 425
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Eritrean 2013 920 850
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Eritrean 2014 3,910 3,835
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Eritrean 2015 October 1,105 1,100
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Eritrean 2015 November 290 275
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Eritrean 2015 December 140 135
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Eritrean 2015 7,420 7,360
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Eritrean 2016 January* 95 95
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Georgian 2011 235 190
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Georgian 2012 255 225
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Georgian 2013 215 185
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Georgian 2014 335 320
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Georgian 2015 October 30 30
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Georgian 2015 November 25 25
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Georgian 2015 December 25 25
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Georgian 2015 265 255
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Georgian 2016 January* 25 20
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iraqi 2011 2,005 1,435
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iraqi 2012 1,885 1,390
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iraqi 2013 955 535
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iraqi 2014 1,320 615
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iraqi 2015 October 1,060 1,045
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iraqi 2015 November 705 695
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iraqi 2015 December 440 425
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iraqi 2015 3,235 3,010
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iraqi 2016 January* 280 265
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iranian 2011 1,185 930
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iranian 2012 1,195 835
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iranian 2013 1,020 595
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iranian 2014 665 505
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iranian 2015 October 420 415
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iranian 2015 November 735 720
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iranian 2015 December 385 375
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iranian 2015 2,025 1,885
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Iranian 2016 January* 225 215
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Kosovar 2011 30 25
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Kosovar 2012 40 30
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Kosovar 2013 50 50
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Kosovar 2014 60 60
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Kosovar 2015 October 60 60
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Kosovar 2015 November 30 30
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Kosovar 2015 December 50 50
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Kosovar 2015 690 685
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Kosovar 2016 January* 60 60
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Ukrainian 2011 50 40
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Ukrainian 2012 35 25
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Ukrainian 2013 35 35
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Ukrainian 2014 265 250
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Ukrainian 2015 October 105 100
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Ukrainian 2015 November 105 105
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Ukrainian 2015 December 105 105
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Ukrainian 2015 755 715
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Ukrainian 2016 January* 55 55
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Somali 2011 1,985 1,415
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Somali 2012 1,425 880
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Somali 2013 1,215 965
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Somali 2014 595 350
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Somali 2015 October 55 40
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Somali 2015 November 65 50
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Somali 2015 December 50 35
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Somali 2015 445 265
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Somali 2016 January* 25 20
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Syrian 2011 200 170
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Syrian 2012 575 455
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Syrian 2013 2,265 2,230
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Syrian 2014 8,790 8,750
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Syrian 2015 October 5,250 5,250
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Syrian 2015 November 2,400 2,400
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Syrian 2015 December 890 885
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Syrian 2015 18,730 18,675
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Syrian 2016 January* 705 700
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Stateless / unknown 2011 835 630
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Stateless / unknown 2012 680 415
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Stateless / unknown 2013 720 600
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Stateless / unknown 2014 3,345 3,125
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Stateless / unknown 2015 October 805 800
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Stateless / unknown 2015 November 515 505
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Stateless / unknown 2015 December 215 205
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Stateless / unknown 2015 3,070 2,910
Total male and female, including unknown Total age Stateless / unknown 2016 January* 135 130
Source: CBS.
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