Country Profiles

In 2018, a total of 28 million new displacements were recorded in 148 countries and territories. Of these, 10.8 million new conflict displacements were recorded in 42 countries and 17.2 million new disaster displacements in 146 countries.

As of the end of 2018, 41.3 million people were recorded as displaced due to conflict and violence in 55 countries monitored by IDMC.

IDMC provides internal displacement data for all countries monitored throughout the year. Clicking on a given country on the map will lead you to the country-specific data. In addition, short overviews of drivers, patterns and impacts of displacement are provided for countries with large numbers of protracted or new displacements.  


IDMC provides data for all countries that are monitored throughout the year. In addition, a short overview of context, drivers and patterns of displacement, and of priority needs and vulnerabilities is presented for countries with particularly large numbers of new and protracted situations of internal displacement.