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FY12 Refugee Admissions Statistics


Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration
February 28, 2013

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        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 2012                              
Africa 12,000                            
  Burundi   186 18 17 1 12 5 7 37 29 12 7 23 18  
  Cameroon   7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 5  
  Central African Republic   136 24 10 2 8 0 1 38 52 0 1 0 0  
  Chad   12 0 0 0 0 3 6 0 3 0 0 0 0  
  Congo   102 7 0 1 1 0 14 28 42 5 0 4 0  
  Dem. Rep. Congo   1,863 104 209 191 73 113 93 168 359 133 34 112 274  
  Eritrea   1,346 73 80 87 62 174 59 105 126 103 142 126 209  
  Ethiopia   620 9 60 36 62 86 37 31 58 80 65 35 61  
  Gabon   1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Gambia   2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Ivory Coast   33 0 0 1 2 0 24 1 0 0 5 0 0  
  Kenya   23 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 4 0 0 0 10  
  Liberia   69 11 2 17 2 3 0 8 9 4 3 7 3  
  Niger   4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0  
  Nigeria   2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Republic of South Sudan   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1  
  Rwanda   157 0 9 9 18 46 6 27 17 12 1 0 12  
  Senegal   5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0  
  Sierra Leone   1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Somalia   4,911 257 385 278 347 441 380 415 499 519 297 366 727  
  South Africa   1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Sudan   1,077 88 46 30 91 75 52 101 92 101 191 100 110  
  Tanzania   2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Togo   26 0 8 0 0 0 0 9 5 4 0 0 0  
  Uganda   18 4 0 0 2 0 8 0 0 4 0 0 0  
  Zimbabwe   3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2  
  Total Africa 12,000 10,608 596 828 655 683 957 687 971 1,295 984 746 774 1,432  
East Asia 18,000                            
  Burma   14,160 1,191 706 1,186 1067 1347 703 741 1074 806 1488 1,675 2,176  
  Cambodia   6 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
  China   45 2 4 3 2 7 4 2 0 2 2 8 9  
  Korea, North   22 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 5 6 4 1  
  Laos   21 3 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 10 2 0 0  
  Thailand   3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3  
  Tibet   9 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 5  
  Vietnam   100 8 15 21 8 1 8 0 9 9 0 4 17  
  Total East Asia 18,000 14,366 1,211 725 1,210 1,079 1,358 722 744 1,085 832 1,498 1,691 2,211  
Europe 2,000                            
  Armenia   8 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Azerbaijan   10 1 0 0 3 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Belarus   83 5 11 5 7 8 6 2 6 10 0 6 17  
  Estonia   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1  
  Georgia   7 0 0 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Kazakhstan   7 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0  
  Kyrgyzstan   49 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 6 9 13  
  Moldova   255 8 10 0 52 57 57 0 11 5 0 28 27  
  Russia   197 9 22 7 8 27 9 5 8 14 29 30 29  
  Ukraine   372 52 39 30 50 13 29 33 26 22 22 25 31  
  Uzbekistan   140 2 9 19 2 0 0 0 0 5 12 28 63  
  Total Europe 2,000 1,129 79 97 64 126 113 107 45 51 71 69 126 181  
Latin America/Caribbean 5,500                            
  Colombia   126 0 6 0 4 11 10 15 12 0 32 32 4  
  Cuba   1,948 90 79 95 176 175 165 153 152 193 178 204 288  
  Venezuela   4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0  
  Total Latin America/Caribbean 5,500 2,078 90 85 95 180 186 177 168 164 193 210 238 292  
Near East/South Asia 35,500                            
  Afghanistan   481 25 33 20 58 18 16 28 39 59 31 31 123  
  Bhutan   15,070 925 1,046 980 980 1215 792 1280 1471 1384 1532 1,958 1,507  
  Egypt   13 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 4  
  Gaza Strip   7 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  India   2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Iran   1,758 179 198 114 202 99 88 111 49 56 189 209 264  
  Iraq   12,163 419 254 153 541 494 640 954 1149 1600 1880 1,891 2,188  
  Jordan   3 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Kuwait   3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0  
  Libya   5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0  
  Morocco   2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0  
  Nepal   47 3 0 1 7 15 5 1 0 9 0 5 1  
  Pakistan   274 9 19 29 19 33 17 27 24 19 42 15 21  
  Palestine   141 3 13 0 14 6 3 4 6 22 15 35 20  
  Saudi Arabia   1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Sri Lanka (Ceylon)   55 7 4 2 0 4 0 9 4 7 3 7 8  
  Syria   31 1 0 0 1 5 0 3 1 2 5 8 5  
  Tunisia   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
  Total Near East/South Asia 35,500 30,057 1,576 1,569 1,300 1,829 1,890 1,562 2,417 2,744 3,163 3,706 4,160 4,141  
Unallocated Reserve Region 3,000                            
        0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total Unallocated Reserve Region 3,000                            
  Grand Totals 76,000 58,238 3,552 3,304 3,324 3,897 4,504 3,255 4,345 5,339 5,243 6,229 6,989 8,257  



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