Statistics

Slovenia

Country Report: Statistics Last updated: 25/05/22

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Overview of statistical practice

 

Statistics on asylum procedures are published on the Ministry of the Interior’s website,[1] as well as the website of the Government Office for the Support and Integration of Migrants (UOIM).[2] More comprehensive and detailed statistics are shared by the Ministry with PIC.

 

 

 

Applications and granting of protection status at first instance: 2021

Applicants in 2021 Pending at end 2021 Refugee status Subsidiary protection Rejection* Refugee rate Sub. Prot. rate Rejection rate
Total 5,301 565 17 0 64 20% 0% 80%
Breakdown by countries of origin of the total numbers
Afghanistan 2,614 320 4 0 9 30% 0% 70%
Pakistan 493 29 0 0 12 0% 0% 100%
Iran 331 19 3 0 5 37% 0% 63%
Turkey 279 27 1 0 0 100% 0% 0%
Bangladesh 267 23 0 0 2 0% 0% 100%
Iraq 256 23 1 0 0 100% 0% 0%
Morocco 175 11 0 0 3 0% 0% 100%
Egypt 107 1 0 0 0 0% 0% 0%
Algeria 106 13 0 0 6 0% 0% 100%
Syria 92 4 4 0 0 100% 0% 0%

Source: Migration Directorate.

*”Rejection”, and consequently the rejection rate, only cover negative decisions on the merit of the application. It does not include inadmissibility decisions.

 

Gender/age breakdown of the total number of applicants: 2021

Number Percentage
Total number of applicants 5,301 100%
Men, incl. children 4,141 78%
Women, incl. children 1,160 22%
Children 1,881 35%
Unaccompanied children 782 15%

Source: Migration Directorate.

*The gender breakdown (Men/Women) applies to all applicants, not only adults.

 

Comparison between first instance and appeal decision rates: 2021

First instance Appeal
Number Percentage Number Percentage
Total number of decisions 168 100% 170 100%
Positive decisions 17 10% 6 3,5%
·        Refugee status 17 10% 6 3,5%
·        Subsidiary protection 0 0% 0 0%
Negative decisions 151 90% 72 42%

Source: Administrative Court.

*Note that the table above, differently from the first, provides rejection and recognition rates that include also inadmissibility decisions.

 

 

 

[1] Ministry of the Interior, Statistični podatki o mednarodni zaščiti, available in Slovenian at: https://bit.ly/3aGLkyD.

[2] UOIM, Statistika, available in Slovenian at: https://bit.ly/38EvJOw.

Table of contents

  • Statistics
  • Overview of the legal framework
  • Overview of the main changes since the first report
  • Asylum Procedure
  • Reception Conditions
  • Detention of Asylum Seekers
  • Content of International Protection
  • ANNEX I – Transposition of the CEAS in national legislation