Last Updated: July 2019

Unfortunately, it can take some time before accurate data becomes available, so updates to this page may be sporadic, but will be done ASAP.
Our source will be the Refugee Council of Australia, and more detailed information can be found via the links in the article below.

The Australian Government does not provide many statistics regularly on offshore processing. The statistics on how many people are held in offshore detention, their nationality, the number of transfers, and the number resettled to the US or other countries is not provided regularly, and usually, the information provided is already outdated by the time it is actually provided

Statistics on people in detention in Australia 31 March 2019
Statistics on people in Australian immigration detention 2013 - 2019 (from Home Affairs Department)
Offshore Processing Statistics as at April 2019 (from Refugee Council of Australia)

2018 Buddies Refugee Support Group

Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia


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