Iraq — IDP Locations and Populations (July 2016)

Contact
DTM Iraq, IraqDTM@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Iraq
Snapshot Date
Jul 22 2016
Activity
  • Mobility Tracking
  • Baseline Assessment

Summary

From the start of January 2014 through 22 July 2016, the DTM has identified 3,369,252 internally displaced individuals (561,542 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 635,898 individuals) and reports a very high rate of intragovernorate displacement, with 97% of IDPs originally from the same governorate. Baghdad governorate hosts the second largest IDP population (15% or 521,700 individuals). Dahuk governorate hosts the third largest IDP population (12% or 398,274 individuals), of whom 99% are from Ninewa governorate.