2016 Schengen Visa statistics by third country

The table below illustrates the official statistics regarding the overall number of Schengen visa applications received at the corresponding Consulates or Embassies of Schengen Area countries worldwide.

As the statistics show, Russia has received the largest number of Schengen visa applications, while Brunei and Liberia are the countries with the poorest number of applications.

On the other hand, the country with the largest number of Visa Application Rejections is Algjeria.

wdt_ID Country where consulate is located Uniform visas applied for Total uniform visas issued (including MEV) Multiple entry uniform visas (MEVs) issued Total LTVs issued Uniform visas not issued Not issued rate for uniform visas Share of MEVs
1 RUSSIAN FEDERATION 3,177,621 3,134,413 2,526,192 1,080 38,566 1.2% 80.6%
2 CHINA 2,185,927 2,110,103 716,203 348 68,526 3.1% 33.9%
3 UKRAINE 1,411,950 1,363,347 817,133 231 45,789 3.2% 59.9%
4 TURKEY 937,487 890,776 675,104 1,863 41,353 4.4% 75.8%
5 INDIA 792,271 724,110 415,945 473 64,651 8.2% 57.4%
6 ALGERIA 744,213 507,185 212,582 1,080 206,282 27.7% 41.9%
7 BELARUS 695,615 693,395 556,644 321 1,835 0.3% 80.3%
8 MOROCCO 555,142 466,516 201,409 1,732 72,929 13.1% 43.2%
9 SAUDI ARABIA 345,006 325,600 289,108 2,163 12,115 3.5% 88.8%
10 THAILAND 278,832 268,551 112,679 38 8,972 3.2% 42.0%