Top 9 countries with the highest reported number of individuals awaiting decisions on their asylum claims
By the end of 2015, about 3.2 million individuals were awaiting decisions on their asylum claims, a figure that includes applicants at any stage of the asylum procedure.
|Country||No. of People Waiting|
|United States of America||286,200|
|Syrian Arab Republic||245,800|
Source: UN Refugee Agency Global Trends 2015 report, p44-45