Australian political leaders regularly claim that Australia has one of the most generous refugee responses in the world. But what do UNHCR’s official statistics for 2018 tell us? In its 2018 Global Trends report, the...
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This table sets out the respective immigration and humanitarian intake for the years 1948-1977.
This table provides the grant and refusal rates of people seeking asylum by boat between 2008-2009 to 2012-2013.
This table sets out the number of people coming by plane who were granted a protection visa (including at merits review).
Top five countries of origin for Humanitarian entrants by visa stream, 2007-08 to 2012-13 Search: Visa class 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 Refugee and Special Humanitarian Burma Iraq Burma Burma Burma...