• Second-highest refugee population in world

    Jordan has the second-highest number of refugees in the world as a proportion of its total population, according to a report published by the UN refugee agency on 6 January 2015. According to the report, by mid-2014 Jordan was hosting 736,579 refugees - 114 refugees for every 1,000 people in the country. The figure includes 645,600 Syrian refugees, equivalent… Continue Reading