Fewer asylum seekers and dependants in early 2022Articles
In Q1 2022, nearly 6.5 thousand first-time asylum applications were submitted in the Netherlands.
Asylum & integration 2022 – Cohort study asylum seekers and status holdersPublications
Annual study of register data on reception and integration of asylum migrants arriving in the Netherlands since 2014, 2014-2021
Asylum requests and family reunification; nationality, sex and ageFigures
Asylum requests and family reunification nationality, sex and age
How many asylum seekers enter the Netherlands?Dashboards
Number of asylum seekers and family members traveling after each month and year. Nationality, men, women and children who apply for asylum in the Netherlands.
Most Eritrean, Syrian status holders from 2015 living in the NetherlandsArticles
Of all people with Syrian or Eritrean nationality who applied for asylum in the Netherlands in 2015, more than 9 in 10 were living independently within a municipality at the end of June 2021.
An asylum seeker, residence permit holder or invited refugee who is registered in a municipal population register.
Primary cause of deathOther
The illness, situation or event that started the chain of events that led to death.
A written request to be recognised as a refugee under the 1951 Geneva Convention.
Deportation of asylum seekerOther
Action taking place when a request for asylum is definitely rejected. There are three kinds of expulsion from the country: deportation, supervised departure, address check after notification.
A holiday for which lodging and/or transport was booked through a travel agency or tour operator, the national motorist organisation ANWB, a bank, post office, tourist office, department store, a booking...
Cause of deathOther
A distinction is made between primary and secondary causes of death. The primary cause of death is the disease, situation or event that started the chain of events resulting in death. Consequences or complications...
Asylum requests; by citizenship, from 1975Figures
Historical data; first, subsequent asylum requests and Family members Citizenship
Asylum influx up in 2021, mainly in second halfArticles
In 2021, nearly 25 thousand people submitted a first application for asylum in the Netherlands.
Asylum requests; internationalFigures
Asylum requests EU member states and some countries outside the EU
Refugee selected in first instance by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and subsequently invited by the Dutch government to settle in the Netherlands. This person will get a residence...
Unaccompanied minor alienOther
A minor who has applied for asylum and who was not accompanied or cared for by parents or adult relatives when he/she came to the country.
Departure by an asylum seeker who has exhausted all legal procedures, where the travel documents are sent to the port of departure to verify that the person leaves the Netherlands.
Address check after notificationOther
Police check on asylum seekers who have exhausted all legal procedures and who have to leave on their own. The police check the last-known address to see if the person has actually left.