Mid-year update 2017 (January - June)

New displacements (Conflict and violence) IDMC (1 January - 30 June 2017)

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Country Information

Population UN Population Division (as of 2016)
Total number of IDPs (Conflict and violence) IDMC (as of 31 December 2016)
New displacements (Conflict and violence) IDMC (1 January - 31 December 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 Registration
Geographical disaggregation Subnational - admin 1 Subnational - admin 1
Geographical coverage No No
Frequency of reporting Every month Every month
Disaggregation on sex No Yes
Disaggregation on age No Yes
Data triangulation No triangulation No triangulation
Data on settlement elsewhere No No
Data on returns No Yes
Data on local integration No No
Data on deaths No No
Data on births No No

Latest GRID figures analysis

IDMC bases its estimate on data provided by IOM, which publishes its Displacement Tracking Matrix reports regularly since end of 2015. Previously, it had relied on estimates provided by UN HCR, the Libyan Red Crescent Society and local authorities.

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Latest GRID stock figure by year of data update

Disaster displacement figures

New displacements