Asylum requests and family reunification; nationality, sex and ageFigures
Asylum requests and family reunification nationality, sex and age
Asylum requests; internationalFigures
Asylum requests EU member states and some countries outside the EU
Temporary residence permits; purpose of stay and nationalityFigures
First granted residence permits, asylum and motiv Nationality
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.
More asylum applications in Q2 2022Articles
In Q2 2022, over 7 thousand first applications for asylum were submitted in the Netherlands, 9 percent up on the previous quarter. The number of people arriving in connection with family reunification...
Asylum requests; by citizenship, from 1975Figures
Historical data; first, subsequent asylum requests and Family members Citizenship
A written request to be recognised as a refugee under the 1951 Geneva Convention.
Unaccompanied foreign minor; nationality, sex and ageFigures
Unaccompanied foreign minor Nationality, sex, age
Fewer asylum seekers and dependants in early 2022Articles
In Q1 2022, nearly 6.5 thousand first-time asylum applications were submitted in the Netherlands.
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.
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...
Asylum influx up in 2021, mainly in second halfArticles
In 2021, nearly 25 thousand people submitted a first application for asylum in the Netherlands.
Number of asylum requests rising further in Q3 2021Articles
In Q3 2021, the number of first-time asylum applications rose to 8,845.
Twice as many naturalisations in 2020Articles
Last year, 49 thousand persons became naturalised citizens of the Netherlands, which is almost double the number in 2019.
More asylum seekers and following relatives in Q2 2021Articles
In Q2 2021, both the number of first-time asylum applications and the number of following family members increased.
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
Overnight accommodation; guests, overnight stays, occupancy, key figuresFigures
Guests, overnight stays, occupancy in hotels, holiday parks, groupaccommodation and on camp sites by type of accommodation