Quick Facts: Greece

Number of immigration detainees: unknown (2013)

Number of minors detained: unknown (2013)

Number of asylum seekers detained: unknown (2013)

Total estimated immigration detention capacity: unknown (2013)

Estimated capacity of dedicated long-term immigration detention centres: unknown (2013)

Number of dedicated long-term immigration detention centres: 11 (2013)

Number of criminal facilities used for immigration detention: 16 (2012)

Maximum length of detention in law: 18 months (2013)

Average length of detention: unknown (2013)

Number of persons expelled: 16,650 (2012)

Estimated undocumented population: 470,000 (2013)

Number of asylum applications: 9,575 (2012)

Number of international migrants: 975,374 (2012)

International migrants as a percentage of total population: 8.6 percent (2012)

Immigration detainees as a percentage of total international migrant population: unknown (2013)

 

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Last updated: April 2014

Greece Detention Profile

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