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Facts and figures about Denmark and the current migration situation

Denmark takes on responsibility for refugees

In 2014, Denmark received 14,792 asylum seekers (granted 6,104 permits for asylum). Since Sunday, September 6, 2015 Denmark has admitted more than 5,000 refugees at the Danish border.

In 2014, Denmark was the fifth largest recipient of asylum seekers in the EU per capita and the second largest recipient of Syrian asylum seekers in the EU per capita.

Over a three-year period, Denmark takes 1500 UN quota refugees and in 2014 was #7 among the EU countries in terms of intake of UN quota refugees (Denmark's resettlement program) in absolute terms.

Facts and figures about Denmark and the current migration situation



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