Turkey — Quarterly Migration Report (September 2016)

Contact
DTM Turkey, DTMTurkey@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Turkey
Period Covered
Jul 01 2016 -
Oct 03 2016
Activity
  • Flow Monitoring

Summary

In September 2016, there were approximately 3.1 million foreign nationals present in Turkish territory seeking international protection. Most of them were Syrians (2,736,032 individuals) who were granted temporary protection status. Of these 72% (2,482,296 individuals) were living in urban settings and 8% (253,736 individuals) were living in camps. In addition, there were 422,895 foreign nationals with residency permit status including those granted humanitarian residence status.