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Migration and Home Affairs

quota

Definition(s)

In the migration context, a quantitative restriction on the number of migrants admitted into a State.

Source(s)

Developed by EMN.

Translations

  • BG: квота
  • CS: kvóta
  • DE: Quote
  • EL: ποσόστωση
  • EN: quota
  • ES: cuota
  • ET: piirarv
  • FI: kiintiö
  • FR: quota
  • GA: cuóta
  • HU: kvóta
  • IT: quota
  • LT: kvota
  • LV: kvota
  • MT: Kwota
  • NL: quotum
  • PL: kwota
  • PT: quota
  • RO: cotă
  • SK: kvóta
  • SL: kvota
  • SV: kvot
  • NO: kvote

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Note(s)

Many countries establish quotas, or caps, on the number of migrants to be admitted each year.