Citizens Departing to Seek Asylum - Foreigners seeking asylum.

PSS Agency: 

BI (Identified by the Interagency Committee on Migration Statistics (IACMS) as possible agency/agencies that can provide information on the concept/s)


A category that econmpasses both persons who are eventually allowed to file an application for asylum (asylum seekers proper) and those who do not enter the asylum adjudcation system formally but are nevertheless granted the permission to stay until they can return safely to their countries of origin (in other words, foreigners granted temporary protected status).



Annex 2 E.17 of Strategies for Developing Statistics on the International Migration of Workers (Joint UN ECE-EUROSTAT)

PSA Board Resolution: 

PSA Board Resolution No. 08 Series of 2017

Statistical Domain: 

Statistical Activity: