Europe — Mixed Migration Flows to Europe Monthly Overview (October 2017)

Contact
DTM Mediterranean, DTMMediterranean@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Period Covered
Oct 01 2017 -
Oct 31 2017
Activity
  • Flow Monitoring

Summary

There were 160,247 arrivals to Europe this year, a 55% decrease compared to October 2016 (total of 355,356). 70% of all sea arrivals are registered in Italy (111,397). As of 31 October, 31,451 people benefited from the EU relocation scheme, 21,209 from Greece and 10,242 from Italy. 3,785 migrants have been found dead or missing between January and October 2017; 25% decrease compared to 2015 and 45% decrease compared to the last year´s figure.