Burkina Faso

Mid-year update 2017 (January - June)

New displacements (Conflict and violence) IDMC (as of June 2017)
New displacements (Disasters) IDMC (as of June 2017)

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Country Information

Population UN Population Division (as of 2016)
Number of IDPs (Conflict and violence) IDMC (as of 2016)
New displacements (Conflict and violence) IDMC (as of 2016)
New displacements (Disasters) IDMC (as of 2016)
Refugees UNHCR (as of 2016)

Conflict and violence displacement figures

Latest GRID confidence assessment

Displacement type New Displacement (Flow) IDPs (Stock)
Reporting units People
Methodology Unknown
Geographical disaggregation Admin 2 or more Admin 2 or more
Geographical coverage No No
Frequency of reporting No update No update
Disaggregation on sex No No
Disaggregation on age No No
Data triangulation Some local triangulation Some local triangulation
Data on settlement elsewhere No No
Data on returns No No
Data on local integration No No
Data on deaths No No
Data on births No No

Latest GRID figures analysis

These figures refer to displacement caused by post-election violence, which erupted in June, following local elections in Karangasso Vigue.

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Latest GRID stock figure by year of data update

Disaster displacement figures

New displacements

Events timeline