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People in Need JSON 
23,400,000
Last updated 19 Apr 2022
Source - Humanitarian Needs Overview 
IDPs in Yemen JSON 
4,523,022
Last updated 04 Dec 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 
99,877
Last updated 30 Nov 2022
Source - UNHCR, Government 
Refugees and Asylum seekers by Country of Origin JSON  .CSV 
Country of origin Source Data date Population
Somalia UNHCR, Government 30 Nov 2022
  69.9%
69,825
Ethiopia UNHCR, Government 30 Nov 2022
  20.3%
20,306
Iraq UNHCR, Government 30 Nov 2022
  3.2%
3,220
Syrian Arab Rep. UNHCR, Government 30 Nov 2022
  3.0%
3,033
Eritrea UNHCR, Government 30 Nov 2022
  1.8%
1,830
State of Palestine UNHCR, Government 30 Nov 2022
  0.9%
901
Sudan UNHCR, Government 30 Nov 2022
  0.6%
622
Others UNHCR, Government 30 Nov 2022
  0.1%
140


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 30 Nov 2022
  0.1%
51
Aden UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  28.4%
28,345
Al Bayda UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  0.2%
212
Al Dhale'e UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  0.3%
256
Al Hudaydah UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  0.4%
424
Al Jawf UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  0.0%
29
Al Maharah UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  2.3%
2,297
Al Mahwit UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  0.0%
7
Amanat Al Asimah UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  46.1%
46,067
Amran UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  0.0%
39
Dhamar UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  0.2%
207
Hadramaut UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  8.1%
8,076
Hajjah UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  0.0%
13
Ibb UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  0.2%
190
Lahj UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  10.4%
10,363
Marib UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  0.3%
263
Sa'ada UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  0.1%
94
Shabwah UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  0.3%
344
Taizz UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  1.9%
1,927
Sana'a UNHCR 30 Nov 2022
  0.7%
672
Socotra UNHCR 30 Nov 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 (8 months ago)


IDPs by Governorate JSON 
Location name Source Data date Population
Abyan TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  1.4%
62,009
Aden TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  2.1%
95,224
Al Bayda TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  1.6%
72,957
Al Dhale'e TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  4.0%
180,548
Al Hudaydah TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  12.4%
562,957
Al Jawf TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  3.8%
172,728
Al Maharah TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  0.4%
16,878
Al Mahwit TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  0.9%
40,481
Amanat Al Asimah TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  5.5%
250,335
Amran TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  6.1%
274,601
Dhamar TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  4.3%
196,242
Hadramaut TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  0.9%
42,555
Hajjah TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  12.8%
577,960
Ibb TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  5.0%
228,123
Lahj TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  1.8%
79,163
Marib TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  20.0%
902,836
Raymah TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  1.3%
59,700
Sa'ada TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  2.4%
107,989
Shabwah TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  1.0%
47,316
Taizz TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  9.8%
444,740
Sana'a TFPM 4 Dec 2022
  2.4%
107,522
Socotra TFPM 4 Dec 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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