Iraq — IDP Locations and Populations (August 2016)

Contact
DTM Iraq, IraqDTM@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Iraq
Snapshot Date
Aug 17 2016
Activity
  • Mobility Tracking
  • Baseline Assessment

Summary

From the start of January 2014 through 17 August 2016, the DTM has identified 3,344,154 internally displaced individuals (557,359 families). This map shows locations where IDPs are currently residing, as well as overall concentrations across the country. Anbar governorate hosts the largest IDP population (19% or 627,078 individuals) and reports a very high rate of intragovernorate displacement, with 98% of IDPs originally from the same governorate. Baghdad governorate hosts the second largest IDP population (14% or 476,988 individuals).