Statelessness

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Statelessness in 2015 [1]
Tot population
3.687 million
Regions wi signeeficant populations
Asie an the Pacific1.563 million
Africae1.021 million
Europe592,151
Middle East an North Africae374,237
Americae136,585

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)".