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Displaced population tracked by DTM in Nigeria
Latest IDP estimates (conflict) from IDMC
1,706,818
In Nigeria, IDMC GRID Dec 2017
Total population in Nigeria
As of 2015 World Bank
Region
West and Central Africa

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As of June 2015, 1,385,298 IDPs in 188,547 households were identified in the fourth round of assessments.

1,385,298 displaced individuals (188,547 households) were identified in Round 4 of DTM in Nigeria.This document provides the list of wards assessed and the numbers of indiv

As of 29 April 2015, 1,491,706 IDPs in 194,145 households were identified in the third round of assessments.

Round 3 of the DTM site assessments in northeastern Nigeria identified 1,491,706 IDPs (or 194,145 households). These include 147,285 IDP in 42 camps.

This document lists all the sites assessed in DTM Round 3 including the site ID, site name, Local Government Area, ward name, number of households and number of individuals.

This document lists all the wards assessed in DTM Round 3 by state, Local Government Area and ward, showing the total number of displaced individuals and households identified.

A total of 1,491,706 IDPs (194,145 households) were identified in Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Taraba and Yobe states. Borno state (939,290 IDPs) has the highest number of IDPs, followed by Adamawa (222,882 IDPs) and Yobe (139,591 IDPs).

This document lists all the sites assessed in DTM Round 2 including the site ID, site name, Local Government Area, ward name, number of households and number of individuals.

This document lists all the wards assessed in DTM Round 2 by state, Local Government Area and ward, showing the total number of displaced individuals and households identified.

This document contains the site profiles for all displacement sites identified in Adamawa state, Nigeria.

A total of 1,235,294 IDPs were identified in northern Nigeria. 1,188,018 IDPs (149,357 households) were identified in Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Taraba and Yobe states. Another 47,276 IDPs (5,910 households) were identified in Plateau, Nasarawa, Abuja, Kano and Kaduna states.

1,188,018 IDPs in 149,357 households were identified in six states in north-eastern Nigeria in January to February 2015. 56% of the IDP population in the sites are children, 8.7% are below 1 year old and 54% are female. 7.5% of the IDP population is above 60 years old.

This document contains the site profiles for all displacement sites identified in Borno state, Nigeria.

1,188,018 IDPs in 149,357 households were identified in 43 displacement sites in Adamawa, Borno and Taraba states. 27,612 IDPs are displaced in 18 sites in Adamawa state. 120,872 IDPs are displaced in 15 sites in Borno state. 5,524 IDPs are displaced in 10 sites in Taraba state.

389,281 displaced individuals (60,232 households) were identified in DTM's first Round in Nigeria.

This displacement report covers the period of October to December 2014. In Adamawa, Bauchi, Gombe, Taraba and Yobe states, 389,281 IDPs (60,232 households) were identified.

As of 14 December 2014, 389,281 IDPs in 60,232 households were identified in the first round of assessments.

Between December 2016 and January 2017, the number of identified IDPs increased by 129,386 individuals (7.3% increase). This brings the total number if IDPs in Nigeria to 1,899,830 (337,353 households).

As of the 31 December, the conflict in the northeastern part of Nigeria has left an estimated 1,770,444 people displaced across 6 most affected states.

Analysis of the DTM data collected across 63 IDP camps between the 13-17 December. 4,030 individuals comprising 1,033 families were recorded across these camps, 49% of these were living in improvised structures.

Situated on the international border between Cameroon and Nigeria, Kala Balge is a Local Government Area (LGA) in the conflict-affected Nigerian State of Borno. The current estimated population of IDPs is 35,295 individuals.

The dashboard is a map indicating the number of returnees per LGA. 1,099,509 returnees returned to Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States. 64,151 (5.8%) are Nigerian refugees from Chad and Cameroon. The map indicates return areas, inaccessible areas, water boundaries and state boundaries. 

The dashboard is a map indicating the number of returnees per LGA. 1,099,509 returnees returned to Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States. 64,151 (5.8%) are Nigerian refugees from Chad and Cameroon. The map indicates return areas, inaccessible areas, water boundaries and state boundaries. 

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