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Ethiopia

Overview

COVID-19 in Ethiopia

Key Figures

  • People in Need

    21,300,000 11% increase since August 31, 2020

  • People Targeted for Assistance

    16,300,000 8% increase since August 31, 2020

  • Children in Need of Treatment for Severe Acute Malnutrition

    687,000 24% increase since January 28, 2020

    Source: OCHA
  • Children in Need

    11,700,000 176% increase since December 3, 2019

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

    8,609,537 1% increase since September 9, 2020

    Source: IPC
  • People in Food Crisis/Emergency (IPC phase 3+) in Tigray, Afar & Amhara

    5,522,943

    Source: IPC
  • IDPs in Northern Ethiopia (Tigray, Amhara & Afar regions)

    2,105,387 6% increase since May 24, 2021

    Source: IOM
  • IDPs

    3,954,760 102% increase since January 31, 2021

    Source: IOM
  • Conflict Displaced IDPs

    3,242,123 168% increase since January 31, 2021

    Source: IOM
  • Drought Displaced IDPs

    318,992 4% decrease since January 31, 2021

    Source: IOM
  • Seasonal Flood Affected IDPs

    156,815 8% decrease since January 31, 2021

    Source: IOM
  • Northern Ethiopia Crisis IDPs

    417,152 217% increase since January 14, 2021

    Source: IOM
  • IDPs Returnees

    1,210,053 14% decrease since September 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Ethiopia

    798,108 1% increase since July 31, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Ethiopia

    377,792 1% increase since July 31, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugees in Gambella

    331,297 3% increase since August 31, 2020

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

    214,047 1% increase since July 31, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • Eritrean Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Ethiopia

    148,545 2% increase since July 31, 2021

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

    45,903 No change since July 31, 2021

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

    2,370 2% increase since July 31, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • Kenyan Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Ethiopia

    4,034 No change since October 31, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Humanitarian Access Incidents (per month)

    251 6% decrease since May 31, 2021

    Source: OCHA
  • Humanitarian Access Incidents (per year)

    1,495 12% decrease since December 31, 2020

    Source: OCHA
  • Tigray: Humanitarian Access Incidents (per month)

    17 31% increase since July 31, 2021

    Source: OCHA
  • Tigray: Humanitarian Access Incidents (since Nov 2020)

    170 11% increase since July 31, 2021

    Source: OCHA
  • Tigray: Aid Workers Killed (since Nov 2020)

    23 64% increase since July 31, 2021

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

    1,692,000 61% increase since December 31, 2019

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

    664,000 32% increase since December 31, 2019

    Source: IDMC
  • People Received WFP Food Assistance (per month)

    5,930,000 43% increase since June 30, 2021

    Source: WFP