Russians, the largest recipients of Schengen Visas
Russia ranks number one global in Schengen visa applications, whose variety exceeds 3 million per yr, at the same time as the extent of visa denials stays one of the global’s lowest – 1.3%.
In 2015, there were 3,467,317 packages for Schengen visas from Russia, including 68.1 % for a couple of visas (MEV), consistent with official records.
Russia is followed by way of China with 2,381,818 applications and 2.8 percent of visa denials. Ukraine comes third with 1.1 million packages and 3.4% of visa denials, and Turkey ranks fourth with 860,000 packages and 3.nine percentage of denials.
The lowest stage of visa denials has been recorded in Belarus – 0.3% according to 750,000 packages.