Special Report

Countries Taking in the Most Refugees and Where They Come From

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25. Italy
> Total refugees as of 2018: 189,172
> Total population in 2018: 60,431,283
> Share of total population: 0.3%
> Change in refugee population 2013-2018: +148.0%
> Largest source country: Nigeria

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24. India
> Total refugees as of 2018: 195,867
> Total population in 2018: 1,352,617,328
> Share of total population: Less than 0.1%
> Change in refugee population 2013-2018: +4.0%
> Largest source country: China

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23. Egypt, Arab Rep.
> Total refugees as of 2018: 246,711
> Total population in 2018: 98,423,595
> Share of total population: 0.3%
> Change in refugee population 2013-2018: +7.2%
> Largest source country: Syrian Arab Rep.

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22. Sweden
> Total refugees as of 2018: 248,165
> Total population in 2018: 10,183,175
> Share of total population: 2.4%
> Change in refugee population 2013-2018: +117.4%
> Largest source country: Syrian Arab Rep.

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21. Yemen, Rep.
> Total refugees as of 2018: 264,349
> Total population in 2018: 28,498,687
> Share of total population: 0.9%
> Change in refugee population 2013-2018: +9.6%
> Largest source country: Somalia