Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration
February 28, 2013


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Refugee Admissions by Month
Refugee FY Total
Admissions Admitted
Country of Chargeability Ceiling to the U.S. OCT NOV DEC JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP
Fiscal Year 2012
Africa 12,000
Burundi 186 18 17 1 12 5 7 37 29 12 7 23 18
Cameroon 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 5
Central African Republic 136 24 10 2 8 0 1 38 52 0 1 0 0
Chad 12 0 0 0 0 3 6 0 3 0 0 0 0
Congo 102 7 0 1 1 0 14 28 42 5 0 4 0
Dem. Rep. Congo 1,863 104 209 191 73 113 93 168 359 133 34 112 274
Eritrea 1,346 73 80 87 62 174 59 105 126 103 142 126 209
Ethiopia 620 9 60 36 62 86 37 31 58 80 65 35 61
Gabon 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gambia 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ivory Coast 33 0 0 1 2 0 24 1 0 0 5 0 0
Kenya 23 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 4 0 0 0 10
Liberia 69 11 2 17 2 3 0 8 9 4 3 7 3
Niger 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
Nigeria 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Republic of South Sudan 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Rwanda 157 0 9 9 18 46 6 27 17 12 1 0 12
Senegal 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0
Sierra Leone 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Somalia 4,911 257 385 278 347 441 380 415 499 519 297 366 727
South Africa 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sudan 1,077 88 46 30 91 75 52 101 92 101 191 100 110
Tanzania 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Togo 26 0 8 0 0 0 0 9 5 4 0 0 0
Uganda 18 4 0 0 2 0 8 0 0 4 0 0 0
Zimbabwe 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Total Africa 12,000 10,608 596 828 655 683 957 687 971 1,295 984 746 774 1,432
East Asia 18,000
Burma 14,160 1,191 706 1,186 1067 1347 703 741 1074 806 1488 1,675 2,176
Cambodia 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
China 45 2 4 3 2 7 4 2 0 2 2 8 9
Korea, North 22 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 5 6 4 1
Laos 21 3 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 10 2 0 0
Thailand 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Tibet 9 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 5
Vietnam 100 8 15 21 8 1 8 0 9 9 0 4 17
Total East Asia 18,000 14,366 1,211 725 1,210 1,079 1,358 722 744 1,085 832 1,498 1,691 2,211
Europe 2,000
Armenia 8 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Azerbaijan 10 1 0 0 3 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
Belarus 83 5 11 5 7 8 6 2 6 10 0 6 17
Estonia 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Georgia 7 0 0 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kazakhstan 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0
Kyrgyzstan 49 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 6 9 13
Moldova 255 8 10 0 52 57 57 0 11 5 0 28 27
Russia 197 9 22 7 8 27 9 5 8 14 29 30 29
Ukraine 372 52 39 30 50 13 29 33 26 22 22 25 31
Uzbekistan 140 2 9 19 2 0 0 0 0 5 12 28 63
Total Europe 2,000 1,129 79 97 64 126 113 107 45 51 71 69 126 181
Latin America/Caribbean 5,500
Colombia 126 0 6 0 4 11 10 15 12 0 32 32 4
Cuba 1,948 90 79 95 176 175 165 153 152 193 178 204 288
Venezuela 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0
Total Latin America/Caribbean 5,500 2,078 90 85 95 180 186 177 168 164 193 210 238 292
Near East/South Asia 35,500
Afghanistan 481 25 33 20 58 18 16 28 39 59 31 31 123
Bhutan 15,070 925 1,046 980 980 1215 792 1280 1471 1384 1532 1,958 1,507
Egypt 13 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 4
Gaza Strip 7 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
India 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iran 1,758 179 198 114 202 99 88 111 49 56 189 209 264
Iraq 12,163 419 254 153 541 494 640 954 1149 1600 1880 1,891 2,188
Jordan 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kuwait 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
Libya 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0
Morocco 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Nepal 47 3 0 1 7 15 5 1 0 9 0 5 1
Pakistan 274 9 19 29 19 33 17 27 24 19 42 15 21
Palestine 141 3 13 0 14 6 3 4 6 22 15 35 20
Saudi Arabia 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sri Lanka (Ceylon) 55 7 4 2 0 4 0 9 4 7 3 7 8
Syria 31 1 0 0 1 5 0 3 1 2 5 8 5
Tunisia 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Total Near East/South Asia 35,500 30,057 1,576 1,569 1,300 1,829 1,890 1,562 2,417 2,744 3,163 3,706 4,160 4,141
Unallocated Reserve Region 3,000
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total Unallocated Reserve Region 3,000
Grand Totals 76,000 58,238 3,552 3,304 3,324 3,897 4,504 3,255 4,345 5,339 5,243 6,229 6,989 8,257

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