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International migrants (2015): 76,400
New asylum applications (2014): 2

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1,121

Criminal prison population

2014

  • Criminal prison population
NumberObservation Date
1,1212014
1,0002012
7802009
4502002
4781999


66.7

Percentage of foreign prisoners

2002

  • Percentage of foreign prisoners
PercentageObservation Date
66.72002


58

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

2014

  • Prison population rate (per 100,000 of national population)
NumberObservation Date
582014
562012
452009
322002
381999



1,991,000

Population

2015

  • Population
NumberObservation Date
1,991,0002015


76,400

International migrants

2015

  • International migrants
NumberObservation Date
76,4002015


9.7

International migrants as a percentage of the population

2015

  • International migrants as a percentage of the population
PercentageObservation Date
9.72015


7,936

Refugees

2016

  • Refugees
NumberObservation Date
7,9362016


6.02

Ratio of refugees per 1000 inhabitants

2014

  • Ratio of refugees per 1000 inhabitants
NumberObservation Date
6.022014


2

Total number of new asylum applications

2014

  • Total number of new asylum applications
NumberObservation Date
22014


100

Refugee recognition rate

2014

  • Refugee recognition rate
NumberObservation Date
1002014


0

Stateless persons

2015

  • Stateless persons
NumberObservation Date
02015

International Law Expand all

International treaties Show sources
NameRatification Year
OPCRPD, Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities2015
CRPD, Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 2015
CRSSP, Convention Relating to the Status of Stateless Persons2014
VCCR, Vienna Convention on Consular Relations2013
CTOCTP, Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children2003
CTOCSP, Protocol against the Smuggling of Migrants by Land, Sea and Air, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime2003
CEDAW, Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women1993
CRC, Convention on the Rights of the Child1990
ICCPR, International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights1979
ICERD, International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination1978
ICESCR, International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights1978
PCRSR, Protocol to the Geneva Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees1967
CRSR, Geneva Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees1966
Ratio of relevant international treaties ratified
  13/19
International treaty reservations Show sources
NameReservation YearObservation Date
ICCPR Article 1419792017
Individual complaints procedure Show sources
NameAcceptance Year
ICCPR, First Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, 19661988
CRPD, Optional Protocol to o the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities2015
Ratio of complaints procedures accepted Show sources
NumberObservation Date
2/62017

Regional legal instruments Show sources
NameYear of Ratification (Treaty) / Transposed (Directive) / Adoption (Regulation)
ACHPR, African Charter on Human and Peoples Rights1983
ACRWC, African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child2000
APRW, Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa (Maputo Protocol)2005

Relevant recommendations of the UN Universal Periodic Review Show sources
Recomendation IssuedYear IssuedObservation Date
No20102017
No20142017

Socio Economic Data Expand all

Gross Domestic Product per capita (in USD) Show sources
Gross Domestic Product per capita (in USD)Observation Date
4842014
Remittances to the country Show sources
Remittances to the country (in millions USD)Observation Date
1912014
Unemployment Rate Show sources
Unemployment RateObservation Date
72014
Net official development assistance (ODA) (in millions USD) Show sources
Net official development assistance (ODA) (in USD)Observation Date
99.72014
Human Development Index Ranking (UNDP) Show sources
Human Development Index Ranking (UNDP)UNDP four-tiered rankingObservation Date
175Low2015

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