Archive for 29 September 2009

The U.S. ranks 78th in refugees, asylum seekers, and internally-displaced persons

29 September 2009 1 comment

According to the UNHCR, at the end of 2008 there was a total of 3,892 refugees and asylum seekers from, and internally displaced persons within the United States, which makes the United States rank seventy-eighth out of two hundred and ten countries in that category. Iraq ranks first, with 4,797,979 refugees, asylum seekers, and IDPs.

Refugees, Asylum Seekers and IDP from.xlsx