Zimbabwe

Not Available

Immigration detainees

2019

Not Available

Detained children

2017

1,841

New asylum applications

2019

8,956

Refugees

2019

411,257

International migrants

2019

Overview

Types of facilities used for migration-related detention
Administrative Ad Hoc Criminal Unknown
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IMMIGRATION AND DETENTION-RELATED STATISTICS

Total number of immigration detainees by year
Not Available
2019
Total number of detained minors
Not Available
2017
Criminal prison population
19,521
2017
18,980
2014
13,361
2010
16,429
2007
19,608
2004
19,376
2001
18,977
1998
21,212
1995
21,212
1992
Percentage of foreign prisoners
1.9
2017
0.7
2008
Prison population rate (per 100,000 of national population)
120
2017
147
2014
107
2010
132
2007
156
2004
154
2001
154
1998
180
1995
191
1992
Population
14,900,000
2020
15,603,000
2015
International migrants
411,257
2019
398,900
2015
International migrants as a percentage of the population
2.6
2015
Refugees
8,956
2019
7,797
2018
7,572
2017
7,418
2016
6,085
2015
6,079
2014
Ratio of refugees per 1000 inhabitants
0.47
2016
0.4
2014
Total number of new asylum applications
1,841
2019
1,501
2016
480
2014
Refugee recognition rate
75.3
2014
Stateless persons
0
2016
300,000
2015

SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS

Gross Domestic Product per capita (in USD)
931
2014
Unemployment Rate
2014
Net official development assistance (ODA) (in millions USD)
757.8
2014
Human Development Index Ranking (UNDP)
155 (Low)
2015

DOMESTIC LAWS AND POLICIES

Legal tradition
Civil law
2017
Common law
2017
Customary law
2017

INTERNATIONAL LAW

International treaty reservations
Reservation Year
Observation Date
CRSR Article 22 1981
1981
2017
Individual complaints procedure
Acceptance Year
CRPD, Optional Protocol to o the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 2013
2013
Ratio of complaints procedures accepted
Observation Date
1/6
2017
Regional legal instruments
Year of Ratification (Treaty) / Transposed (Directive) / Adoption (Regulation)
ACHPR, African Charter on Human and Peoples Rights 1986
1986
ACRWC, African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child 1995
1995
APRW, Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa (Maputo Protocol) 2008
2008
Relevant recommendations of the UN Universal Periodic Review
Observation Date
No 2011
2017
No 2016
2017

INSTITUTIONAL INDICATORS