FY14 Refugee Admissions Statistics

Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration
December 31, 2015


Department of State
Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration
Office of Admissions - Refugee Processing Center
Summary of Refugee Admissions
as of December 31, 2015

 

        Refugee Admissions by Month
    Refugee FY Total                        
    Admissions Admitted                        
Country of Chargeability Ceiling to the U.S. OCT NOV DEC JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP
Fiscal Year 2014                            
Africa 17,500                          
  Burundi   68 0 2 0 1 16 5 0 6 2 22 11 3
  Cameroon   5 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
  Central African Republic   25 0 3 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 17
  Chad   21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 21
  Congo   30 0 2 1 4 0 0 1 0 2 8 12 0
  Dem. Rep. Congo   4,540 40 353 409 213 180 186 178 329 742 944 628 338
  Eritrea   1,488 42 115 150 84 243 208 70 62 136 133 117 128
  Ethiopia   728 24 135 53 71 50 27 63 26 40 87 79 73
  Gabon   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Gambia   1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Guinea   9 0 0 0 0 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Ivory Coast   42 0 10 0 2 7 6 0 0 13 4 0 0
  Kenya   21 0 6 0 4 1 6 0 0 0 3 1 0
  Liberia   31 0 2 2 4 0 9 6 0 1 2 5 0
  Mali   2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Mauritania   4 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Nigeria   4 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Republic of South Sudan   57 0 7 7 16 6 3 0 0 7 0 5 6
  Rwanda   45 0 12 0 3 2 8 6 0 0 0 0 14
  Sierra Leone   6 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 2 0 0 0
  Somalia   9,000 124 1,070 550 655 627 682 800 507 1065 1246 952 722
  Sudan   1,315 91 236 173 156 135 70 52 81 78 96 67 80
  Tanzania   1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Togo   26 0 2 0 0 20 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
  Uganda   5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2
  Zimbabwe   1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Total Africa 17,500 17,476 321 1,957 1,350 1,213 1,304 1,212 1,180 1,013 2,093 2,547 1,880 1,406
East Asia 14,700                          
  Burma   14,598 319 901 1,096 1226 1326 1913 1426 1353 1427 1354 825 1,432
  Cambodia   44 0 8 4 0 4 11 6 2 9 0 0 0
  China   53 2 8 4 1 7 8 0 2 0 10 5 6
  Indonesia   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Korea, North   8 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 4 0 0
  Philippines   1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Vietnam   79 0 5 3 2 6 14 0 10 6 29 1 3
  Total East Asia 14,700 14,784 321 923 1,107 1,230 1,343 1,948 1,433 1,368 1,442 1,397 831 1,441
Europe 1,000                          
  Armenia   10 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 2 4 0 0
  Azerbaijan   15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 6 4
  Belarus   46 0 0 4 2 6 2 8 7 13 0 0 4
  Georgia   13 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0
  Kazakhstan   24 0 0 0 1 0 4 2 0 11 6 0 0
  Kyrgyzstan   8 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
  Moldova   142 0 11 2 13 14 16 24 22 10 13 6 11
  Russia   139 0 2 5 11 15 9 5 12 16 19 26 19
  Turkmenistan   2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Ukraine   490 8 55 14 16 14 12 23 29 106 118 63 32
  United Kingdom   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Uzbekistan   69 7 4 6 3 15 0 6 7 16 5 0 0
  Total Europe 1,000 959 15 72 31 46 71 43 81 83 174 170 102 71
Latin America/Caribbean 4,300                          
  Colombia   252 0 0 9 60 36 99 0 4 14 25 0 5
  Cuba   4,062 136 386 397 449 477 309 293 269 400 443 257 246
  Haiti   4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
  Total Latin America/Caribbean 4,300 4,318 136 386 406 509 513 408 293 273 414 472 257 251
Near East/South Asia 32,500                          
  Afghanistan   753 30 123 39 78 75 37 38 37 94 88 45 69
  Algeria   2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Bangladesh   2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Bhutan   8,434 269 983 1,005 712 758 697 709 872 796 593 613 427
  Egypt   21 4 2 0 0 0 0 4 2 2 0 6 1
  India   7 0 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1
  Iran   2,846 130 390 143 356 334 117 112 209 534 177 238 106
  Iraq   19,769 564 1,676 1,871 1820 2085 1378 905 1361 2147 2351 1,613 1,998
  Jordan   7 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
  Kuwait   12 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 0 0 0 4
  Lebanon   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Nepal   47 0 16 1 1 2 3 6 3 4 3 5 3
  Pakistan   240 4 13 8 14 40 17 14 24 18 31 8 49
  Palestine   141 0 22 21 13 10 24 0 4 28 0 14 5
  Saudi Arabia   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
  Sri Lanka (Ceylon)   57 0 6 0 11 5 0 5 0 9 8 7 6
  Syria   105 12 8 0 2 3 1 0 16 4 17 15 27
  Tunisia   2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Yemen   3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
  Total Near East/South Asia 32,500 32,450 1,017 3,242 3,090 3,008 3,314 2,274 1,799 2,534 3,639 3,270 2,565 2,698
Unallocated Reserve Region 0                          
        0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Total Unallocated Reserve Region 0                          
  Grand Totals 70,000 69,987 1,810 6,580 5,984 6,006 6,545 5,885 4,786 5,271 7,762 7,856 5,635 5,867