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International migrants (2015): 268,400
New asylum applications (2016): 62

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3,373

Criminal prison population

2015

  • Criminal prison population
NumberObservation Date
3,3732015
2,7502006


191

Prison population rate (per 100,000 of national population)

2015

  • Prison population rate (per 100,000 of national population)
NumberObservation Date
1912015
1962006



1,725,000

Population

2015

  • Population
NumberObservation Date
1,725,0002015


268,400

International migrants

2015

  • International migrants
NumberObservation Date
268,4002015


15.6

International migrants as a percentage of the population

2015

  • International migrants as a percentage of the population
PercentageObservation Date
15.62015


906

Refugees

2016

  • Refugees
NumberObservation Date
9062016
9432015
1,0132014


0.6

Ratio of refugees per 1000 inhabitants

2014

  • Ratio of refugees per 1000 inhabitants
NumberObservation Date
0.62014


62

Total number of new asylum applications

2016

  • Total number of new asylum applications
NumberObservation Date
622016
1762014


94.5

Refugee recognition rate

2014

  • Refugee recognition rate
NumberObservation Date
94.52014


0

Stateless persons

2016

  • Stateless persons
NumberObservation Date
02016
02015

International Law Expand all

International treaties Show sources
NameRatification Year
OPCRPD, Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities2014
OP ICESCR, Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights2014
OP CRC Communications Procedure2012
VCCR, Vienna Convention on Consular Relations1965
ICERD, International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination1980
ICESCR, International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights1983
ICCPR, International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights1983
CEDAW, Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women1983
CAT, Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment2000
CRC, Convention on the Rights of the Child1994
CRPD, Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 2007
ICPED, International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance2011
CRSR, Geneva Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees1964
CTOCTP, Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children2010
Ratio of relevant international treaties ratified
  14/19
Individual complaints procedure Show sources
NameAcceptance Year
CRPD, Optional Protocol to o the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities2014
CEDAW, Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women, 19992004
ICESCR, Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, 20082014
Ratio of complaints procedures accepted Show sources
NumberObservation Date
3/82017

Regional legal instruments Show sources
NameYear of Ratification (Treaty) / Transposed (Directive) / Adoption (Regulation)
ACHPR, African Charter on Human and Peoples Rights1986
ACRWC, African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child2007
APRW, Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa (Maputo Protocol)2011

Relevant recommendations of the UN Universal Periodic Review Show sources
Recomendation IssuedYear IssuedObservation Date
No20082017
No20122017

Socio Economic Data Expand all

Gross Domestic Product per capita (in USD) Show sources
Gross Domestic Product per capita (in USD)Observation Date
10,7722014
Unemployment Rate Show sources
Unemployment RateObservation Date
19.72014
Net official development assistance (ODA) (in millions USD) Show sources
Net official development assistance (ODA) (in USD)Observation Date
111.42014
Human Development Index Ranking (UNDP) Show sources
Human Development Index Ranking (UNDP)UNDP four-tiered rankingObservation Date
110Medium2015

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