September 2, 2018, 13:48
The investigation was carried out in response to the fact that the Federal Chancellor had made its famous statement for Germany three years ago to deal with the refugee crisis.
According to two thirds of Germany, Germany has changed in a negative way since the deepening of the international migration crisis three years ago – an investigation on Sunday showed.
According to a survey conducted Sunday by the newspaper Bild am Sonntag, 66 percent of Germans said their country had a negative 17 percent positive attitude in the last three years. The survey was made following the fact that Chancellor Angela Merkel made her famous statement on 31 August 2015, three years ago, according to which Germany would deal with the refugee crisis, "Will succeed, solve" (wir schaffen das), and four days later Werner Faymann and the then Austrian Chancellor decided to travel via Austria to Austria for asylum seekers who went to Austria at the Austrian border.
The past three years "The country has changed" – Minister of the Interior, Horst Seehofer, against Bild am Sonntag, who sharply criticized the decision of the Federal Chancellor in September 2015. since "The level of tolerance has decreased, the fears and concerns about the migration issue are increasing and the subject is sharing society" Said Horst Seehofer.
According to a survey by the opinion institute Emnid, 82 percent of Germans believe that the social sphere has deteriorated significantly since September 2015, and only 11 percent of them do not experience such a change. Every second German – 50 percent – thinks that too many asylum seekers arrive in the country and only 4 percent keep the number of arrivals too low.
The migration into the asylum system as a threat came to the fore in the fear of German society in 2015, after which the Germans held the natural disasters and the economic crisis first. This type of anxiety is most typical in 2016, and 66 percent of the German population felt that the influx of asylum seekers overwhelmed the state and society. Last year, care was relieved, but news about killing and murdering asylum seekers, refugees feeds fear for everyone, "said Borwin Bandelow, a psychiatrist, according to a professor at Göttingen University, a fear researcher, this will not be an enduring and the location of extraterrestrials will soon be replaced by another source of fear.The expert stressed that Germans are more prone to fear than other countries.
According to Horst Seehofer, asylum migration will be a permanent problem. "The challenge of migration will continue for many years to come " – said the Minister, adding that the number of asylum seekers arriving in Germany has fallen, "But migratory pressure is maintained, so a European solution is urgently needed, which we are unfortunately still very far away".
According to Bild am Sonntag, the social atmosphere is worse than the actual situation. This is indicated by the fact that between 2015 and 2017 the number of employed persons increased by nearly two million to 45 million, the average annual income of approximately EUR 1,000 (EUR 322 thousand) last year exceeded EUR 21 672 in 2015, while the domestic total GDP (GDP) Increased from 3.05 billion to 2015 to 3.28 trillion euros.
The integration of refugees into the labor market is even better than the previous waves of refugees – Bild am Sonntag, Herbert Brücker, an expert at the Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung (IAB), the Federal Labor Office (Bundesagentur für Arbeit – BA), pointing out that 28 percent of refugees have been able to settle and employment rates can reach 50 percent in the next two years.
Bild am Sonntag also pointed out that crime statistics "Germany has become safer" since the deepening of the migration crisis, last year 5.76 million crimes were registered, the lowest since 1992. The number of violent crimes, especially the number of murders and sexual offenses, is much higher than in 2015, and the number of published Islamists suspected of committing terrorist acts rose from 330 to 774 in 2015.