passau - This year there are 964 574 refugees arrived in Germany. This was reported by the newspaper Passauer Neue Presse Monday based on answers by the Ministry of Interior to parliamentary questions, which are seen by the newspaper. The sum is based on the registration of refugees which are distributed among the German states.
Last year the number of refugees in Germany reached more than 238. 000. The number of asylum applications to be processed, according to the newspaper in late November stood at 355 914. The total number of asylum applications has more than doubled in a year. Last year there were 202 834 applications, while this year until the end of November were already 425 035.