Data on immigration in Italy

by Redazione West - 2015.01.06
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How many immigrants are there in Italy?

According to the latest available data (January 2016), there are 5,026,153 immigrants in Italy. (Source)
Of the total number of immigrants in Italy, how many are from non-EU countries?

According to the latest available data (January 2016), there are 3,931,133. (Source)
How many unaccompanied foreign children are there in Italy?

According to the latest available data, 25, 846 unaccompanied foreign children arrive to Italy by sea in 2016. (Source)
How many applications for asylum were registered in Italy in 2016?

There were 123.600 asylum applications in Italy in 2016. (Source)
What are the biggest immigrant communities in Italy?

According to the latest available data (January 2011), the biggest immigrant communities in Italy are: Romanian (1,151,395), Albanian (467,687), Moroccan (437,485), Chinese (271,330), Ukrainian (230,728). (Source)
Which Italian regions have most immigrants?

The Italian regions with the highest percentage of immigrants, according to the latest available data (July 2013) are: Lombardy (23.3%); Lazio (10,96%); Emilia-Romagna (11,99%) and Veneto (10,3%). (Source)
How many immigrants acquired Italian citizenship in 2016?

205,000 immigrants became Italian citizens in 2016. (Source)
In Italy, are there more Christian or Muslim immigrants?

In Italy, there are more immigrants of Christian faith (53.8%) compared to Muslims (32.8%). (Source)
How much do immigrants send in remittances from Italy?

The remittances of immigrants from Italy were €5.251 billion, according to the latest available data (December 2015). (Source)

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