Special Report

Countries Taking in the Most Refugees and Where They Come From

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5. Germany
> Total refugees as of 2018: 1,063,765
> Total population in 2018: 82,927,922
> Share of total population: 1.3%
> Change in refugee population 2013-2018: +467.1%
> Largest source country: Syrian Arab Rep.

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4. Sudan
> Total refugees as of 2018: 1,078,275
> Total population in 2018: 41,801,533
> Share of total population: 2.6%
> Change in refugee population 2013-2018: +574.5%
> Largest source country: South Sudan

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3. Uganda
> Total refugees as of 2018: 1,165,636
> Total population in 2018: 42,723,139
> Share of total population: 2.7%
> Change in refugee population 2013-2018: +428.5%
> Largest source country: South Sudan

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2. Pakistan
> Total refugees as of 2018: 1,404,008
> Total population in 2018: 212,215,030
> Share of total population: 0.7%
> Change in refugee population 2013-2018: -13.1%
> Largest source country: Afghanistan

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1. Turkey
> Total refugees as of 2018: 3,681,658
> Total population in 2018: 82,319,724
> Share of total population: 4.5%
> Change in refugee population 2013-2018: +503.6%
> Largest source country: Syrian Arab Rep.