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IDPs

People in Need JSON 
24,100,000
Last updated 19 Feb 2019
Source - Humanitarian Needs Overview 
IDPs in Yemen JSON 
3,647,250
Last updated 21 Aug 2019
Source - TFPM 
IDP Returnees in Yemen JSON 
1,280,562
Last updated 21 Aug 2019
Source - TFPM 
Refugees and Asylum seekers in Yemen JSON 
223,868
Last updated 31 Oct 2020
Source - UNHCR 
Refugees and Asylum seekers by Country of Origin JSON  .CSV 
Country of origin Source Data date Population
Somalia UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  88.3%
197,643
Ethiopia UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  6.8%
15,278
Syrian Arab Rep. UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  1.8%
4,005
Iraq UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  1.5%
3,394
Eritrea UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.8%
1,847
State of Palestine UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.4%
932
Sudan UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.3%
641
Others UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.1%
128


Refugees and Asylum seekers by Age and Gender JSON 
Source - UNHCR
Refugees and Asylum seekers by Governorate JSON  .CSV 
Location name Source Data date Population
Abyan UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.0%
43
Aden UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  48.4%
108,412
Al Bayda UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.1%
237
Al Dhale'e UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.0%
61
Al Hudaydah UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.2%
465
Al Jawf UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.0%
31
Al Maharah UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  1.2%
2,734
Al Mahwit UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.0%
10
Amanat Al Asimah UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  38.4%
85,915
Amran UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.0%
39
Dhamar UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.1%
225
Hadramaut UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  5.7%
12,650
Hajjah UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.0%
14
Ibb UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.1%
237
Lahj UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  4.2%
9,450
Marib UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.0%
81
Sa'ada UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.0%
110
Shabwah UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.1%
258
Taizz UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  1.0%
2,239
Sana'a UNHCR 31 Oct 2020
  0.3%
657

Assisted Spontaneous Returns per Month JSON 

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Funding Information (2020)
$251,750,873
Total appeal
Date of Funding Data 29 October 2020 (26 days ago)


IDPs by Governorate JSON 
Location name Source Data date Population
Abyan TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.8%
29,124
Aden TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  1.6%
59,598
Al Bayda TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  1.6%
59,022
Al Dhale'e TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.9%
33,306
Al Hudaydah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  9.9%
362,292
Al Jawf TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  4.1%
150,090
Al Maharah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.3%
9,966
Al Mahwit TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  1.1%
41,532
Amanat Al Asimah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  6.7%
243,738
Amran TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  6.9%
252,246
Dhamar TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  5.1%
186,774
Hadramaut TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.6%
20,286
Hajjah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  10.3%
374,820
Ibb TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  5.9%
216,114
Lahj TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  1.9%
69,492
Marib TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  21.1%
770,028
Raymah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  1.5%
56,454
Sa'ada TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  4.7%
170,544
Shabwah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.8%
27,594
Taizz TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  11.3%
411,750
Sana'a TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  2.7%
98,466
Socotra TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.1%
4,014

The age and gender breakdown of IDPs are as follows: 21% are men, 23% are women, 28% are boys and 27% are girls. Age and gender breakdown of IDPs per area is based on the Central Statistical Office of Yemen (CSO) projected numbers for 2018.
IDP Returnees by Governorate JSON 
Location name Source Data date Population
Abyan TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.9%
11,496
Aden TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  23.4%
299,412
Al Bayda TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  1.0%
13,008
Al Dhale'e TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  2.6%
33,792
Al Hudaydah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  1.9%
24,660
Al Jawf TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  4.5%
57,066
Al Maharah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  2.1%
26,556
Al Mahwit TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.3%
3,240
Amanat Al Asimah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  13.8%
176,448
Amran TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  3.1%
40,068
Dhamar TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.8%
9,660
Hadramaut TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  2.8%
35,934
Hajjah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  4.8%
61,116
Ibb TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.5%
6,426
Lahj TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  6.2%
79,470
Marib TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  2.3%
29,292
Sa'ada TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  10.6%
135,636
Shabwah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  6.2%
80,016
Taizz TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  11.6%
148,326
Sana'a TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.4%
5,136
Socotra TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.3%
3,804

Number of IDPs since May 2015 JSON 
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