Here you will find weekly numbers and the September summary for Lesvos, as provided by UNHCR.

Headline numbers:

  • In September, 4,856 people arrived on Lesvos, an increase from last month’s 3,836 arrivals and from last year’s 1,964 arrivals during the same period.
  • Children account for 42% of which nearly 7 out of 10 are younger than 12 years old and approximately 17% of the children arriving are unaccompanied or separated, mainly from Afghanistan.
  • The estimated number of refugees and migrants residing on Lesvos is 14,888 as of the end of September 2019.