Transparency data

Consular assistance data - April 2008 to March 2009

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 are below.



  • Consular assistance cases: 19,387

  • Top 20 Countries: Spain, USA, France, Australia, Germany, Thailand, Greece, China, Italy, South Africa, Portugal, Turkey, Cyprus, New Zealand, Canada, UAE, India, Ireland, Egypt and Pakistan

  • Deaths: 5,629

  • Hospitalisations: 3,146

  • Lost/stolen passports: 29,774