Started Feb 14, 2017 06:00PM UTC   •   Closed Jan 01, 2018 06:00PM UTC (3 months ago)

How many refugees and migrants will arrive in Europe by sea in 2017?

Many migrants and refugees are still making the dangerous trip across the Mediterranean to Europe (Washington Post, World Health Organization Europe). This question will be resolved using the data available on (UNHCR's Emergency Response Page for the Mediterranean). The question will be suspended on 31 December 2017 and will be scored based on the data available on 31 January 2018.

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172,301 refugees and migrants arrived in Europe by sea in 2017. This question was closed as "b) Between 100,000 and 300,000, inclusive" with an end date of 1 January 2018.

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