Protection and Return statistics

Number of Applications for International Protection in Ireland, 2008 - 2018

Source: International Protection Office (IPO) Statistics


Number of Applications, by Nationality, for International Protection in Ireland

Top five nationalities (%) applying for International Protection in Ireland 2018

Application for International Protection by Nationality, 2016 - 2018

2016

2017 2018
Country No. Country

No.

Country

No.

Syria 244 Syria 545 Albania 459
Pakistan 233 Georgia 302 Georgia 450
Albania 222 Albania 282 Syria 333
Zimbabwe 192 Zimbabwe 262 Zimbabwe 282
Nigeria 176 Pakistan 200 Nigeria 251
Others 1,177 Others 1,335 Others 1,898
2,244 2,926 3,673

Source: International Protection Office (IPO) Statistics