Table 2

Regions of origin, reception countries and reported conditions of refugee children

Author,
Year
Region of originReception countrynConditions
Cherian, 201036AAustralia16311,12
Gray, 201237AllAustralia3286,8,14
Lucas, 201038A, AsAustralia5243,4,7,8,9,1012,15
Ngo, 201839ME,AsAustralia11543
Paxton, 201240AsAustralia5031,3,4,7,9,10,11,12,13,14,20,21,22
Sheikh, 201141AllAustralia21314
Trauer, 201142AllAustralia2368
Zwi, 2018 43AllAustralia3761,3,4,9,10,12
Aucoin, 201344AllCanada75614
Denburg, 200745AsCanada362,3,4,5,610,15,16,19
DeVetten, 201746AllCanada35911
Salehi, 201547AllCanada2101,3,11,15,16,19
Bottcher, 201548MEGermany62911
Heudorf, 2016 49AllGermany123011
Heudorf, 201650AllGermany11923
Marquardt, 201610AllGermany1021,3,6,9,11,12,15,17
Mockenhaupt, 201651MEGermany4881,9,11
Theuring, 201652AllGermany12481,3,11,12
Pace-Asciak, 201353A, AsMalta2776
Rungan, 201354AllNew Zealand3431,2,3,4,5,6,8,9,11,14,20,21,22
Wishart, 200755AsNew Zealand42014
Belhassen, 201756NA, SSASpain3731,9,10,11
Belhassen, 201757NA, SSASpain37313,15,17
Stellinga, 200758AllNetherlands1221,2
Stellinga, 200759AllNetherlands13515,17,18
Aldridge, 201660AllUK18 7296
Aldridge, 201661AllUK15 4686
Bennet, 201462AllUSA5466
Bennett, 201763NA, AsUSA24227
Brodine, 200964NAUSA639,10
Dawson-Hahn, 201665AllUSA51215,16,17
Dawson-Hahn, 201066AllUSA1639,10
Dawson-Hahn, 201667AllUSA98215,16,17,18
Kotey, 201868AllUSA19501,11
Liu, 200969AllUSA117 7526
Mitchell, 201870AsUSA8481,3,11
Penrose, 201230AllUSA115714
Plotinsky, 200871SSAUSA9315,16,19
Proue, 201072AllUSA125619
Ramos, 201025MEUSA187615,16,18,19
Scott, 201516AllUSA25143
Shah, 201473A, AsUSA5551,11,15,16
Stauffer, 201174AllUSA16855
Taylor, 201675AllUSA13 3958
Ugwu, 200776AllUSA42143
Varkey, 200777 78AllUSA50576,11
Varkey, 200778AllUSA46998
Walker, 201179AsUSA2713
Walters, 201680AllUSA4073
Yanni, 201381MEUSA57342,15,17,18
Yun, 20163AllUSA22911,3,7,8,10,19
Yun, 201616AllUSA81483,8,22
Zabel, 201782A, AsUSA15019
  • Regions: A=Africa, NA=North Africa; SSA=sub-Sahara Africa; As=Asia; ME=Middle East.

  • Conditions: 1=anaemia; 2=haemoglobinopthy; 3=hepatitis B virus; 4=hepatitis C virus; 5=HIV; 6=active TB; 7=latent tuberculosis (TB) (interferon-ƴrelease assay); 8=latent TB (Mantoux); 9=schistosomiasis; 10=strongyloides; 11=intestinal infections; 12=malaria; 13=vitamin B12 deficiency; 14=vitamin D deficiency; 15=wasting; 16=stunting; 17=overweight; 18=obesity; 19=elevated blood lead level; 20=immunity for rubella; 21= immunity for measles; 22=immunity for hepatitis B.