Belarus Refugee Statistics 1994-2024

Refugees are people who are recognized as refugees under the 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees or its 1967 Protocol, the 1969 Organization of African Unity Convention Governing the Specific Aspects of Refugee Problems in Africa, people recognized as refugees in accordance with the UNHCR statute, people granted refugee-like humanitarian status, and people provided temporary protection. Asylum seekers--people who have applied for asylum or refugee status and who have not yet received a decision or who are registered as asylum seekers--are excluded. Palestinian refugees are people (and their descendants) whose residence was Palestine between June 1946 and May 1948 and who lost their homes and means of livelihood as a result of the 1948 Arab-Israeli conflict. Country of asylum is the country where an asylum claim was filed and granted.
  • Belarus refugee statistics for 2022 was 19,715.00, a 622.43% increase from 2021.
  • Belarus refugee statistics for 2021 was 2,729.00, a 5.9% decline from 2020.
  • Belarus refugee statistics for 2020 was 2,900.00, a 6.42% increase from 2019.
  • Belarus refugee statistics for 2019 was 2,725.00, a 22.47% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Refugees Granted Asylum
Turkey 3,568,259.00
Iran 3,425,091.00
Jordan 3,062,851.00
Lebanon 1,306,143.00
Russia 1,277,672.00
Iraq 273,716.00
Bulgaria 176,297.00
Malaysia 134,554.00
Romania 105,621.00
Algeria 99,107.00
Mexico 95,579.00
Thailand 94,472.00
Brazil 67,522.00
South Africa 66,596.00
Ecuador 60,125.00
Armenia 34,634.00
Montenegro 32,438.00
Venezuela 29,341.00
Serbia 26,521.00
Belarus 19,715.00
Costa Rica 14,088.00
Peru 6,543.00
Azerbaijan 6,414.00
Paraguay 5,420.00
Namibia 4,685.00
Albania 2,676.00
Libya 2,208.00
Colombia 1,607.00
Botswana 733.00
Guatemala 701.00
North Macedonia 635.00
Dominican Republic 546.00
China 320.00
Kazakhstan 308.00
Bosnia 274.00
Gabon 205.00
Cuba 174.00
Belize 145.00
Nauru 45.00
Jamaica 31.00
Suriname 25.00
Turkmenistan 14.00
Guyana 12.00
Fiji 5.00
Belarus Refugee Statistics - Historical Data
Year Refugees Granted Asylum Annual % Change
2022 19,715.00 622.43%
2021 2,729.00 -5.90%
2020 2,900.00 6.42%
2019 2,725.00 22.47%
2018 2,225.00 3.25%
2017 2,155.00 30.84%
2016 1,647.00 -8.75%
2015 1,805.00 96.41%
2014 919.00 53.42%
2013 599.00 4.72%
2012 572.00 -3.70%
2011 594.00 1.19%
2010 587.00 1.56%
2009 578.00 -3.99%
2008 602.00 -6.38%
2007 643.00 -5.86%
2006 683.00 -4.87%
2005 718.00 -0.14%
2004 719.00 13.95%
2003 631.00 3.10%
2002 612.00 5.34%
2001 581.00 28.26%
2000 453.00 73.56%
1999 261.00 248.00%
1998 75.00 50.00%
1997 50.00 -99.84%
1996 30,525.00 5.30%
1995 28,988.00 1489.25%
1994 1,824.00 1489.25%