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Hong Kong (Vietnamese Refugees)

Volume 130: debated on Thursday 31 March 1988

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To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs how many families among Vietnamese refugees in Hong Kong have requested to be repatriated to Vietnam, in each of the last 10 years for which figures are available.

The numbers of Vietnamese who have asked to be repatriated to Vietnam in each of the last 10

The table below gives details of departures from Hong Kong since 1979 for the United Kingdom and all other countries.
1975–79198019811982198319841985198619871988 up to 15 March
Argentina29
Australia1,0529050041491573655745950192
Austria863181463
Belgium1252962211142
Bermuda7
Canada5,1876,5482,0701,0885361,0081,302975766255
China13312
Denmark2643212201804749184551
Finland57546930
France52618836221818165904761
Greece423
Hong Kong180109935212184170454
Ireland1091
Israel38
Italy113
Ivory Coast
Japan1636681113452523
Luxembourg526
Netherlands261961021102618138271
New Caledonia324122183
New Zealand8421729916202326515
Norway57180187786273911433
Spain1250
Sweden8952132071110144
Switzerland914149714392282
Taiwan141
United Kingdom3,9886,0761,775241101884447415655
USA16,58321,05312,2221,6572,0651,5411,7211,323333122
Vanuatu822
Vietnam82221
West Germany1,678537814513454452