Statelessness

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Statelessness in 2015 [1]
Tot population
3.687 million
Regions wi signeeficant populations
Asie an the Pacific 1.563 million
Africae 1.021 million
Europe 592,151
Middle East an North Africae 374,237
Americae 136,585

In internaitional law, statelessness is the lack o ceetizenship. A stateless person is someane wha is "nae conseedert as a naitional bi ony state unner the operation o its law".[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. UNHCR (19 MAY 2016). "UNHCR worldwide population overview". UNHCR. Retrieved 06/07/2016.  Check date values in: |access-date=, |date= (help)
  2. "Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons, article 1(1)".