To ask Her Majesty's Government how many children are currently waiting for a decision on their asylum application and have waited for over six months.
8 December 2021
The Home Office publishes data on asylum in the Immigration Statistics Quarterly Release, which can be found on go.uk. Data on the number of people awaiting a decision on an asylum application are published in table ASY_D03 of the 'asylum and resettlement detailed datasets', which can be found attached. Age breakdowns are not available in the published data.