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Syria Immigration Detention

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International migrants (2015): 875,200
New asylum applications (2016): 10,499

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10,599

Criminal prison population

2004

  • Criminal prison population
NumberObservation Date
10,5992004


7.3

Percentage of foreign prisoners

2004

  • Percentage of foreign prisoners
PercentageObservation Date
7.32004


60

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

2004

  • Prison population rate (per 100,000 of national population)
NumberObservation Date
602004



18,502,000

Population

2015

  • Population
NumberObservation Date
18,502,0002015


875,200

International migrants

2015

  • International migrants
NumberObservation Date
875,2002015


4.7

International migrants as a percentage of the population

2015

  • International migrants as a percentage of the population
PercentageObservation Date
4.72015


19,797

Refugees

2016

  • Refugees
NumberObservation Date
19,7972016
21,1132015
149,1402014


7.94

Ratio of refugees per 1000 inhabitants

2015

  • Ratio of refugees per 1000 inhabitants
NumberObservation Date
7.942015


10,499

Total number of new asylum applications

2016

  • Total number of new asylum applications
NumberObservation Date
10,4992016
1,6892014


49.8

Refugee recognition rate

2014

  • Refugee recognition rate
NumberObservation Date
49.82014


160,000

Stateless persons

2016

  • Stateless persons
NumberObservation Date
160,0002016
160,0002015

International Law Expand all

Ratio of relevant international treaties ratified
  10/19
International treaty reservations Show sources
NameReservation YearObservation Date
CTOCTP Article 720092017
CRC Article 1419932017
Individual complaints procedure Show sources
NameAcceptance Year
CRPD, Optional Protocol to o the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities2009
Ratio of complaints procedures accepted Show sources
NumberObservation Date
1/82017

Relevant recommendations of the UN Universal Periodic Review Show sources
Recomendation IssuedYear IssuedObservation Date
No20122017
No20162017

Institutions Expand all

Types of detention facilities used in practice
Immigration detention centre (Administrative)Immigration field office (Administrative)Transit centre (Administrative)Reception centre (Administrative)Offshore detention centre (Administrative)Hospital (Administrative)Border guard (Administrative)Police station (Criminal)National penitentiary (Criminal)Local prison (Criminal)Juvenile detention centre (Criminal)Informal camp (Ad hoc)Immigration detention centre (Ad hoc)Surge facility (Ad hoc)Observation Date

Socio Economic Data Expand all

Remittances to the country Show sources
Remittances to the country (in millions USD)Observation Date
1,6222014
Unemployment Rate Show sources
Unemployment RateObservation Date
2014
Net official development assistance (ODA) (in millions USD) Show sources
Net official development assistance (ODA) (in USD)Observation Date
4,1982014
Human Development Index Ranking (UNDP) Show sources
Human Development Index Ranking (UNDP)UNDP four-tiered rankingObservation Date
134Medium2015

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Additional Resources


Immigration Detention in Lebanon: Deprivation of Liberty at the Frontiers of Global Conflict

Immigration detention in Lebanon: Although Lebanon does not consider itself a country of asylum, it has the world’s highest per-capita concentration of refugees, most of whom have fled conflict in neighbouring Syria. Refugees are increasingly treated as a security threat and economic burden, and they have found themselves under growing surveillance and restrictions. The country is […]

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