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Yemen

Overview

COVID-19 in Yemen

Key Figures

  • People in Need

    20,700,000 14% decrease since December 9, 2020

    Source: OCHA
  • People Targeted for Assistance

    16,000,000 16% decrease since December 1, 2020

    Source: OCHA
  • People in Acute Need

    12,100,000 15% decrease since December 9, 2020

    Source: OCHA
  • Children in Need

    12,400,000 1% increase since December 3, 2019

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

    13,500,000 15% decrease since December 7, 2018

    Source: IPC
  • Acutely Malnourished Children

    2,254,663 284% increase since October 27, 2020

    Source: IPC
  • Acutely Malnourished Pregnant and Lactating Women

    1,155,653 374% increase since October 27, 2020

    Source: IPC
  • Children IDPs

    1,580,000 8% decrease since December 31, 2020

    Source: UNICEF
  • Displaced People (per year)

    27,090 65% increase since February 27, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • Returnees (per year)

    366 2% increase since February 27, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • Cholera Suspected Cases (in 2020)

    167,278 1% increase since July 26, 2020

    Source: WHO
  • Cholera Deaths (in 2020)

    48 2% increase since July 26, 2020

    Source: WHO
  • IDPs since March 2015

    4,000,000 10% increase since March 31, 2019

    Source: IOM
  • Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Yemen

    138,174 11% decrease since March 18, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • Yemeni Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Somalia

    6,895 2% increase since February 28, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • Yemeni Refugees in Jordan

    13,756 1% decrease since February 28, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Yemen

    250,860 No change since October 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Yemeni Refugees and Asylum-seekers in Ethiopia

    2,252 1% increase since January 31, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • Yemeni Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Sudan

    1,972 1% increase since January 31, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • Humanitarian Access Incidents (per month)

    244 36% decrease since November 30, 2020

    Source: OCHA
  • People Assisted through WFP Food Assistance (per month)

    7,900,000 52% increase since December 31, 2020

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

    398,000 58% increase since December 31, 2018

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

    31,000 158% increase since December 31, 2018

    Source: IDMC