Registered asylum applications by citizenship (top five) in the last three weeks (2021)

This table shows how many asylum applications were registered per week, sorted by citizenship. The table shows the five citizenships with the largest number of applications, as well as the total number.
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2021 week 52 - 2022 week 2: Registered asylum applications1 by top five countries
Nationality Week 52 Week 1 Week 2
Syrian Arab Republic 16 20 16
Afghanistan 3 8 2
Eritrea 1 5 4
Russia 1 5 0
Ethiopia 1 3 1
Others 6 14 6
Total 28 55 29

1A "registered asylum applications" is when an asylum application is registered in Utlendingsdatabasen (UDB). The time for lodging/registering an asylum application can be a few days later than the time the applicants notifies Norwegian authorities that they wish to apply for protection.

This table is updated every Monday.

Source: Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (UDI)

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