Macao Refugee Statistics 1964-2022

Refugees are people who are recognized as refugees under the 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees or its 1967 Protocol, the 1969 Organization of African Unity Convention Governing the Specific Aspects of Refugee Problems in Africa, people recognized as refugees in accordance with the UNHCR statute, people granted refugee-like humanitarian status, and people provided temporary protection. Asylum seekers--people who have applied for asylum or refugee status and who have not yet received a decision or who are registered as asylum seekers--are excluded. Palestinian refugees are people (and their descendants) whose residence was Palestine between June 1946 and May 1948 and who lost their homes and means of livelihood as a result of the 1948 Arab-Israeli conflict. Country of asylum is the country where an asylum claim was filed and granted.
  • Macao refugee statistics for 2009 was 6.00, a 25% decline from 1995.
  • Macao refugee statistics for 1995 was 8.00, a 11.11% decline from 1994.
  • Macao refugee statistics for 1994 was 9.00, a 10% decline from 1993.
  • Macao refugee statistics for 1993 was 10.00, a 33.33% decline from 1992.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Refugees Granted Asylum
Germany 593,787.00
United States 275,398.00
United Kingdom 269,355.00
France 196,364.00
Canada 169,424.00
Sweden 81,346.00
Netherlands 75,996.00
Italy 54,962.00
Switzerland 46,204.00
Austria 38,895.00
Norway 37,806.00
Australia 22,543.00
Denmark 20,340.00
Israel 17,725.00
Panama 16,917.00
Belgium 15,536.00
Poland 15,299.00
Ireland 9,561.00
Finland 7,448.00
Hungary 6,041.00
Malta 5,951.00
Spain 3,960.00
New Zealand 3,285.00
Luxembourg 3,230.00
Argentina 3,209.00
Cyprus 2,888.00
Japan 2,331.00
Czech Republic 2,299.00
Greece 1,700.00
Chile 1,539.00
Croatia 1,238.00
Lithuania 790.00
Saudi Arabia 573.00
Slovak Republic 387.00
Portugal 383.00
Slovenia 281.00
UAE 280.00
South Korea 253.00
Kuwait 222.00
Uruguay 162.00
Bahrain 139.00
Liechtenstein 86.00
Hong Kong 78.00
Iceland 58.00
Trinidad and Tobago 41.00
Latvia 40.00
Qatar 29.00
Oman 26.00
Estonia 16.00
Palau 11.00
Macao 6.00
Singapore 5.00
Macao Refugee Statistics - Historical Data
Year Refugees Granted Asylum Annual % Change
2009 6.00 -25.00%
1995 8.00 -11.11%
1994 9.00 -10.00%
1993 10.00 -33.33%
1992 15.00 -87.07%
1991 116.00 -43.41%
1990 205.00 -51.42%
1989 422.00 -4.09%
1988 440.00 -12.00%
1987 500.00 -16.67%
1986 600.00 -14.29%
1985 700.00 -4.11%
1984 730.00 -8.75%
1983 800.00 -17.53%
1982 970.00 -19.17%
1981 1,200.00 -58.90%
1980 2,920.00 -16.33%
1979 3,490.00 310.59%
1978 850.00 -98.94%
1972 80,000.00 14.29%
1971 70,000.00 6.06%
1970 66,000.00 1.54%
1969 65,000.00 -7.14%
1968 70,000.00 -5.41%
1967 74,000.00 0.31%
1966 73,770.00 -7.79%
1965 80,000.00 0.00%
1964 80,000.00 0.00%