Resettlement of Programme Refugees, 2000-2009


Origin of Resettlement Refugees admitted into Ireland since the start of the Programme.
Arrival by year of entry

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

Total

Afghan

19 8 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1

30

Cameroonian

0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

1

Chadian

0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

3

Chinese

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

1

Congolese

0 10 11 15 0 7 1 0 0 0

44

Cuban

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 3

15

D. R. Congolese

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 84

91

Egyptian

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0

Eritrean

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2* 0 0

2

Ethiopian

0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 3 0

14

Iranian

0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0

7

Iranian Kurd

6 15 12 10 0 46 180 0 0 8

277

Iraqi

0 3 3 6 0 0 0 0 5 7

24

Iraqi Palestinian

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0

Ivory Coast

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0

3

Jordanian Palestinian

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4

4

Liberian

3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

3

Moroccan

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0

Burma-Karen

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 97 0 0

97

Burma-Rohinga

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 82

82

Palestinian

0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0

3

Russian

0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

1

Russian (Chechnia)

0 0 0 15 29 41 0 0 2 0

87

Rwandan

6 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0

15

Serbian

0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

2

Somali

0 4 1 0 10 10 0 0 0 0

25

Sri Lankan

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0

5

Stateless

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3

3

Sudanese

1 1 0 0 5 0 0 0 71 0

78

Syrian

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

1

Togolese

0 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0

5

Tunisian

0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

6

TOTAL

35

52

28

50

58

115

184

114

101

192

929





*These 2 refugees were relocated to Ireland.
These 3 refugees were relocated to Ireland.
These 5 refugees were relocated to Ireland.


Relocation is the term used when Third Country Nationals who are beneficiaries of international protection in one EU Member State are transferred to another EU Member State as part of a burden sharing exercise.






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