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Iraq

Overview

COVID-19 in Iraq

Key Figures

  • People in Need

    4,100,000 39% decrease since February 26, 2019

    Source: OCHA
  • People Targeted for Assistance

    1,770,000 1% increase since February 26, 2019

    Source: OCHA
  • Children in Need

    1,930,000 42% decrease since April 30, 2019

    Source: UNICEF
  • IDPs

    1,389,540 1% decrease since February 29, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • Returnees

    4,705,182 1% increase since February 29, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • IDPs in Ninewa Governorate

    328,212 1% decrease since February 29, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • IDPs in Dahuk Governorate

    319,158 No change since February 29, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • IDPs in Erbil Governorate

    237,480 No change since February 29, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • IDPs in Sulaymaniyah Governorate

    139,458 1% decrease since February 29, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • IDPs in Kirkuk Governorate

    99,786 No change since February 29, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • IDPs in Salah Al-Din Governorate

    70,776 5% decrease since February 29, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • IDPs in Diyala Governorate

    53,874 No change since February 29, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • IDPs in Baghdad Governorate

    36,162 5% decrease since February 29, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • IDPs in Anbar Governorate

    36,342 No change since February 29, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • IDPs in Babylon Governorate

    17,004 No change since February 29, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • IDPs in Kerbala Governorate

    15,564 2% decrease since February 29, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • IDPs in Najaf Governorate

    12,546 No change since February 29, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • Syrian Refugees in Iraq

    247,440 No change since February 29, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Border Crossings into Iraq since the Commencement of the Military Operation in Northeastern Syria (cumulative)

    21,346 No change since February 26, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • Border Crossings into Iraq since the Commencement of the Military Operation in Northeastern Syria (per day)

    125 84% increase since February 25, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • Non-Syrian Refugees in Iraq

    41,088 No change since January 31, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Stateless People

    47,253 1% decrease since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Iraqi Refugees in Jordan

    67,082 No change since April 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Iraqi Refugees in Turkey

    142,000 No change since January 31, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • KKA Incidents (Killed, Kidnapped and Arrested) against Aid Workers (per year)

    1 67% decrease since December 31, 2019

  • Aid Workers affected by KKA Incidents (Killed, Kidnapped and Arrested per year)

    4 33% increase since December 31, 2019

  • Aid Workers Kidnapped (per year)

    4

  • People Received WFP Food Assistance (per month)

    378,203 1% increase since January 31, 2020

    Source: WFP
  • New IDPs by Conflict (per year)

    104,000 31% decrease since December 31, 2018

    Source: IDMC
  • New IDPs by Natural Disasters (per year)

    37,000 46% decrease since December 31, 2018

    Source: IDMC