Türkiye — Migrant Presence Monitoring - Quarterly Migrant Presence Monitoring (Apr-Jun 2023)
Jun 30 2023
- Flow Monitoring
- Migrants presence
According to the latest available figures from the Turkish Presidency of Migration Management (PMM), there are more than 4.9* million foreign nationals present in Turkish territory, 3.7* million of whom are seeking international protection. Most are Syrians (3,344,092* individuals) who are granted temporary protection status. In addition, international protection applicants from countries including Iraq, Afghanistan, the Islamic Republic of Iran and Ukraine constitute another group of foreign nationals.
According to PMM, there were 33,246* international protection applicants present in Türkiye in 2022, published annually. Moreover, according to UNHCR**, there were 304,697 refugees and asylum-seekers in Türkiye as of 2022. Since March 2023 the number of Syrians residing in camps has decreased by 22.
*Data source PMM, 22.06.2023
**Data source UNHCR, end of 2022