Iraq — Displacement Report 76 (July 2017)

Contact
DTM Iraq, IraqDTM@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Iraq
Period Covered
Jul 01 2017
Jul 31 2017
Activity
  • Mobility Tracking
  • Baseline Assessment

Summary

As of 31 July 2017, the DTM has identified 3,295,602 internally displaced persons (549,267 families) displaced after January 2014, dispersed across 104 districts and 3,745 locations in Iraq. For the same period, DTM has identified 2,071,980 returnees (345,330 families). Overall, the total number of identified IDPs decreased by approximately 2% (55,530 individuals), recorded across fifteen governorates with peaks in Anbar (-21% or 28,548) and Baghdad (-5% or 16,116). The returnee population increased by 6% (119,112 individuals). The two governorates with the highest increase in returnee population were Anbar (9% or 80,076) and Ninewa (10% or 32,814).