The number of migrants entering Greece in January and February of this year compared to the same period in 2015 has increased by more than 2000%, it has emerged..
Altogether 4706 migrants entered Greece in January and February 2015, according to statistics published in an UNHCR operational update for Greece on 28th August 2015.
More than 102,500 migrants have entered Greece in the period January to February 22nd 2016 alone, according to IOM statistics.
That represents an increase of more than 2000% according to a website percentage calculator. And there is still another week to go in February so the increase could turn out to be even larger.