European Union Asylum Applications

Asylum Applications in European Union decreased to 26320 persons in August from 48385 persons in July of 2019. Asylum Applications in European Union averaged 43642.14 persons from 2008 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 167190 persons in October of 2015 and a record low of 10785 persons in March of 2008. Asylum Application in this page refers to first time asylum applicants. Data is supplied to Trading Economics by the Eurostat, National Ministries of Interior and other official agencies.