North Macedonia Refugee Statistics 1992-2024

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.
  • North Macedonia refugee statistics for 2022 was 635.00, a 117.47% increase from 2021.
  • North Macedonia refugee statistics for 2021 was 292.00, a 3.63% decline from 2020.
  • North Macedonia refugee statistics for 2020 was 303.00, a 14.41% decline from 2019.
  • North Macedonia refugee statistics for 2019 was 354.00, a 14.29% decline 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
North Macedonia Refugee Statistics - Historical Data
Year Refugees Granted Asylum Annual % Change
2022 635.00 117.47%
2021 292.00 -3.63%
2020 303.00 -14.41%
2019 354.00 -14.29%
2018 413.00 -0.24%
2017 414.00 -34.70%
2016 634.00 -9.04%
2015 697.00 -20.80%
2014 880.00 -10.20%
2013 980.00 -8.92%
2012 1,076.00 -4.69%
2011 1,129.00 -19.18%
2010 1,397.00 -9.34%
2009 1,541.00 -7.78%
2008 1,671.00 35.41%
2007 1,234.00 -0.40%
2006 1,239.00 -2.67%
2005 1,273.00 26.92%
2004 1,003.00 425.13%
2003 191.00 -93.21%
2002 2,815.00 -35.47%
2001 4,362.00 -51.79%
2000 9,048.00 -57.32%
1999 21,200.00 1147.06%
1998 1,700.00 -51.43%
1997 3,500.00 -31.22%
1996 5,089.00 -43.76%
1995 9,048.00 -39.24%
1994 14,891.00 -52.65%
1993 31,452.00 -1.71%
1992 32,000.00 -1.71%