Born across the world.
Escaped from danger.
Now your neighbor.
Refugees are people who have fled their country of origin and who cannot return to their home due to
fear of persecution
based on their race, religion, ethnic group, or membership in a particular social or political group.
This map highlights the countries of origin of many of the world’s refugees.
The number of refugees in the world.
The number of refugees resettled in Texas in 2015.