Papua New Guinea

Mid-year update 2017 (January - June)

Source
New displacements (Disasters) IDMC (1 January - 30 June 2017)

Country Information

Source
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)
New displacements (Disasters) IDMC (1 January - 31 December 2016)
Refugees UNHCR (as of 2016)

Conflict and violence displacement figures

Latest GRID confidence assessment

Displacement type IDPs (Stock) New Displacement (Flow)
Reporting units People
People
Methodology Key informants
Other
Key informants
Other
Geographical disaggregation Subnational - admin 1 Subnational - admin 1
Geographical coverage No No
Frequency of reporting Other Other
Disaggregation on sex No No
Disaggregation on age No No
Data triangulation No triangulation No 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

IDMC’s estimate is based on data collected by IOM in 2016. The national figures include two separate incidents of displacement caused by tribal conflict, one which occurred in January and the other in September. 

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Latest GRID stock figure by year of data update

Disaster displacement figures

New displacements

Events timeline