Transparency data

Consular Assistance Data - April 2010 to March 2011

Overview of total worldwide figures of assistance provided to British nationals over 12 month periods. Data includes: deaths, hospitalisations and lost or stolen passports. Summary of findings is listed below.



  • Consular assistance cases: 19,228

  • Top 20 countries: Spain, USA, France, Thailand, Greece, Germany, Cyprus, Turkey, Australia, Portugal, UAE, Italy, India, Egypt, China, Pakistan, Canada, Switzerland, Philippines and Sweden.

  • Deaths: 5,972

  • Hospitalisations: 3,752

*Lost/stolen passports: 25,969

Published 31 March 2011