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People in Need JSON 
23,400,000
Last updated 19 Apr 2022
Source - Humanitarian Needs Overview 
IDPs in Yemen JSON 
4,288,739
Last updated 19 Apr 2022
Source - TFPM 
IDP Returnees in Yemen JSON 
1,280,562
Last updated 21 Aug 2019
Source - TFPM 
Refugees and Asylum seekers in Yemen JSON 
98,305
Last updated 31 Aug 2022
Source - UNHCR, Government 
Refugees and Asylum seekers by Country of Origin JSON  .CSV 
Country of origin Source Data date Population
Somalia UNHCR, Government 31 Aug 2022
  71.1%
69,940
Ethiopia UNHCR, Government 31 Aug 2022
  19.0%
18,687
Iraq UNHCR, Government 31 Aug 2022
  3.3%
3,222
Syrian Arab Rep. UNHCR, Government 31 Aug 2022
  3.1%
3,020
Eritrea UNHCR, Government 31 Aug 2022
  1.8%
1,796
State of Palestine UNHCR, Government 31 Aug 2022
  0.9%
885
Sudan UNHCR, Government 31 Aug 2022
  0.6%
620
Others UNHCR, Government 31 Aug 2022
  0.1%
135


Refugees and Asylum seekers by Age and Gender JSON 
Source - UNHCR, Government
Refugees and Asylum seekers by Governorate JSON  .CSV 
Location name Source Data date Population
Abyan UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  0.1%
50
Aden UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  27.8%
27,346
Al Bayda UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  0.2%
232
Al Dhale'e UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  0.2%
184
Al Hudaydah UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  0.4%
441
Al Jawf UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  0.0%
30
Al Maharah UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  2.3%
2,286
Al Mahwit UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  0.0%
7
Amanat Al Asimah UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  46.6%
45,824
Amran UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  0.0%
39
Dhamar UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  0.2%
216
Hadramaut UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  8.1%
7,918
Hajjah UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  0.0%
13
Ibb UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  0.2%
188
Lahj UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  10.4%
10,229
Marib UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  0.3%
264
Sa'ada UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  0.1%
100
Shabwah UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  0.4%
348
Taizz UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  2.0%
1,924
Sana'a UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  0.7%
665
Socotra UNHCR 31 Aug 2022
  0.0%
1

Assisted Spontaneous Returns per Month JSON 

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Funding Information (2022)
$291,300,000
Total appeal
Date of Funding Data 25 May 2022 (4 months ago)


IDPs by Governorate JSON 
Location name Source Data date Population
Abyan TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  1.2%
51,379
Aden TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  2.2%
93,149
Al Bayda TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  1.5%
66,284
Al Dhale'e TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  4.0%
173,339
Al Hudaydah TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  11.0%
472,253
Al Jawf TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  3.3%
140,200
Al Maharah TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  0.4%
15,444
Al Mahwit TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  0.9%
40,246
Amanat Al Asimah TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  5.8%
249,723
Amran TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  6.3%
269,638
Dhamar TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  4.5%
194,207
Hadramaut TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  0.9%
39,216
Hajjah TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  13.2%
565,768
Ibb TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  5.3%
226,929
Lahj TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  1.8%
76,517
Marib TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  20.4%
876,422
Raymah TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  1.4%
59,714
Sa'ada TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  2.4%
104,885
Shabwah TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  0.9%
39,334
Taizz TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  10.0%
429,424
Sana'a TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  2.4%
104,510
Socotra TFPM 19 Apr 2022
  0.0%
158

The age and gender breakdown of IDPs are as follows: 21% are men, 23% are women, 28% are boys and 27% are girls. Age and gender breakdown of IDPs per area is based on the Central Statistical Office of Yemen (CSO) projected numbers for 2018.
IDP Returnees by Governorate JSON 
Location name Source Data date Population
Abyan TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.9%
11,496
Aden TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  23.4%
299,412
Al Bayda TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  1.0%
13,008
Al Dhale'e TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  2.6%
33,792
Al Hudaydah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  1.9%
24,660
Al Jawf TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  4.5%
57,066
Al Maharah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  2.1%
26,556
Al Mahwit TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.3%
3,240
Amanat Al Asimah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  13.8%
176,448
Amran TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  3.1%
40,068
Dhamar TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.8%
9,660
Hadramaut TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  2.8%
35,934
Hajjah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  4.8%
61,116
Ibb TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.5%
6,426
Lahj TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  6.2%
79,470
Marib TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  2.3%
29,292
Sa'ada TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  10.6%
135,636
Shabwah TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  6.2%
80,016
Taizz TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  11.6%
148,326
Sana'a TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.4%
5,136
Socotra TFPM 21 Aug 2019
  0.3%
3,804

Number of IDPs since May 2015 JSON 
Key Contact Information

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