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Afghanistan

Overview

COVID-19 in Afghanistan

Key Figures

  • People in Need

    24,400,000 No change since December 2, 2021

    Source: OCHA
  • People Targeted for Assistance

    22,100,000 No change since December 2, 2021

    Source: OCHA
  • Children in Need

    12,900,000 33% increase since September 7, 2021

    Source: UNICEF
  • People in Food Crisis/Emergency (IPC phase 3+)

    18,844,000 72% increase since April 22, 2021

    Source: IPC
  • Undocumented Afghan Returnees from Iran (per year)

    858,956 14% increase since August 19, 2021

    Source: IOM
  • Undocumented Afghan Returnees from Pakistan (per year)

    7,933 13% increase since August 19, 2021

    Source: IOM
  • Conflict-Induced Displacements (per year)

    677,000 7% increase since August 31, 2021

    Source: OCHA
  • Returnees from Iran (per year)

    1,240,000 34% increase since September 30, 2021

    Source: OCHA
  • Returnees from Pakistan (per year)

    29,000 142% increase since September 30, 2021

    Source: OCHA
  • Civilians Killed and Injured (per year)

    5,183 191% increase since March 31, 2021

    Source: UNAMA
  • Civilians Killed (per year)

    1,659 190% increase since March 31, 2021

    Source: UNAMA
  • Civilians Injured (per year)

    3,524 191% increase since March 31, 2021

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

    5 44% decrease since December 31, 2020

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

    20 29% decrease since June 29, 2021

  • Aid Workers Killed (per year)

    19 90% increase since June 29, 2021

  • Aid Workers Kidnapped (per year)

    1 91% decrease since December 31, 2020

  • New Displacements by Conflict & Violence (per year)

    404,000 12% decrease since December 31, 2019

    Source: IDMC
  • New Displacements by Disasters (per year)

    46,000 61% decrease since December 31, 2019

    Source: IDMC