How many refugees have Denmark received over the years and where did they come from?

From 1956 to 2014, Denmark has granted asylum to a total of 142.450 people = on average 2.450 per year. The percentage of people with a refugee background living in Denmark is 1.9%. The number of refugees has fluctuated a lot over the years and the nationalities have varied. Particular nationalities have arrived in a very short period (for example Chileans and Bosnians) and other nationalities have arrived through a longer time period (for example Afghans and Iraqis). 

HOW MANY REFUGEES HAVE DENMARK RECEIVED OVER THE YEARS AND WHERE DID THEY COME FROM?