Togo Refugee Statistics 1961-2022

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.
  • Togo refugee statistics for 2020 was 10,808.00, a 9.66% decline from 2019.
  • Togo refugee statistics for 2019 was 11,964.00, a 3.01% decline from 2018.
  • Togo refugee statistics for 2018 was 12,335.00, a 0.72% decline from 2017.
  • Togo refugee statistics for 2017 was 12,425.00, a 0.49% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Refugees Granted Asylum
Uganda 1,421,133.00
Ethiopia 800,464.00
Syrian Arab Republic 584,059.00
Congo, Dem. Rep. 490,243.00
Chad 478,664.00
South Sudan 314,453.00
Tanzania 234,655.00
Niger 233,308.00
Yemen 166,936.00
Rwanda 139,501.00
Burundi 75,476.00
Afghanistan 72,278.00
Mali 47,385.00
Burkina Faso 20,252.00
Nepal 19,565.00
Malawi 14,897.00
Senegal 14,366.00
Somalia 11,235.00
Togo 10,808.00
Zimbabwe 9,266.00
Central African Republic 9,083.00
Liberia 8,233.00
Guinea 6,034.00
Tajikistan 5,588.00
Mozambique 4,757.00
Gambia 4,383.00
Guinea-Bissau 1,861.00
Benin 1,401.00
Sierra Leone 342.00
Eritrea 201.00
Madagascar 127.00
Comoros 5.00
Haiti 5.00
Togo Refugee Statistics - Historical Data
Year Refugees Granted Asylum Annual % Change
2020 10,808.00 -9.66%
2019 11,964.00 -3.01%
2018 12,335.00 -0.72%
2017 12,425.00 -0.49%
2016 12,486.00 -43.11%
2015 21,949.00 0.81%
2014 21,773.00 5.63%
2013 20,613.00 -12.43%
2012 23,539.00 22.15%
2011 19,271.00 37.15%
2010 14,051.00 64.65%
2009 8,534.00 -8.99%
2008 9,377.00 605.04%
2007 1,330.00 -78.99%
2006 6,330.00 -31.85%
2005 9,288.00 -17.70%
2004 11,286.00 -8.95%
2003 12,396.00 0.82%
2002 12,295.00 0.31%
2001 12,257.00 0.28%
2000 12,223.00 0.91%
1999 12,113.00 2.51%
1998 11,816.00 -6.83%
1997 12,682.00 0.75%
1996 12,588.00 15.73%
1995 10,877.00 -12.05%
1994 12,367.00 277.04%
1993 3,280.00 -2.18%
1992 3,353.00 -1.56%
1991 3,406.00 -2.04%
1990 3,477.00 2.23%
1989 3,401.00 -0.61%
1988 3,422.00 -1.10%
1987 3,460.00 32.57%
1986 2,610.00 -14.43%
1985 3,050.00 69.44%
1984 1,800.00 1.69%
1983 1,770.00 785.00%
1982 200.00 100.00%
1976 100.00 -50.00%
1969 200.00 -96.00%
1965 5,000.00 0.00%
1964 5,000.00 0.00%
1963 5,000.00 0.00%
1962 5,000.00 0.00%
1961 5,000.00 0.00%