Special Report

Countries Taking in the Most Refugees and Where They Come From

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15. France
> Total refugees as of 2018: 368,305
> Total population in 2018: 66,987,244
> Share of total population: 0.5%
> Change in refugee population 2013-2018: +58.4%
> Largest source country: Various/Unknown

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14. Cameroon
> Total refugees as of 2018: 380,307
> Total population in 2018: 25,216,237
> Share of total population: 1.5%
> Change in refugee population 2013-2018: +231.4%
> Largest source country: Central African Rep.

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13. Kenya
> Total refugees as of 2018: 421,228
> Total population in 2018: 51,393,010
> Share of total population: 0.8%
> Change in refugee population 2013-2018: -21.3%
> Largest source country: Somalia

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12. Chad
> Total refugees as of 2018: 451,198
> Total population in 2018: 15,477,751
> Share of total population: 2.9%
> Change in refugee population 2013-2018: +3.8%
> Largest source country: Sudan

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11. Congo, Dem. Rep.
> Total refugees as of 2018: 529,045
> Total population in 2018: 84,068,091
> Share of total population: 0.6%
> Change in refugee population 2013-2018: +366.7%
> Largest source country: Rwanda