Türkiye — Migrant Presence Monitoring - Quarterly Migrant Presence Monitoring (Jul-Sep 2023)




DTM Türkiye, mpmturkey@iom.int
Period Covered
Jul 01 2023
Sep 30 2023
  • Flow Monitoring
  • Migrants presence

According to the latest available figures from the Turkish Presidency of Migration Management (PMM), there are more than 4.7 million foreign nationals present in Turkish territory, 3.6 million of whom are seeking international protection. Most are Syrians (3,279,1521 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 33,2462 international protection applicants present in Türkiye in 2022, published annually.

Moreover, according to United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), there were 304,6973 refugees and asylum-seekers in Türkiye as of 2022. Since June 2023 the number of Syrians residing in camps has increased by 9,098.