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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
  • IDPs

    1,815,488 2% decrease since September 30, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • Conflict Displaced IDPs

    1,118,782 9% decrease since July 5, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • Drought Affected IDPs

    309,419 12% decrease since July 5, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • Seasonal Flood Affected IDPs

    206,893 98% increase since July 5, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • People Displaced by Violence in Benishangul Gumuz Region (since Jul 2020)

    101,000

    Source: OCHA
  • IDPs Returnees

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

    Source: UNHCR
  • Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Ethiopia

    802,821 1% increase since November 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Refugee & Asylum-Seeker Arrivals in Ethiopia (Cumulative per year)

    7,520 91% decrease since October 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Refugee & Asylum-Seeker Arrivals in Ethiopia (per month)

    56 5500% increase since April 30, 2020

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

    363,198 No change since November 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugee Arrivals in Ethiopia (per year)

    10,742 31% increase since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugees in Gambella

    331,297 3% increase since August 31, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugee Arrivals in Gambella (per year)

    10,742 31% increase since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugee Arrivals in Gambella (per month)

    4,763 34% increase since June 30, 2020

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

    203,805 1% increase since November 30, 2020

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

    181,265 2% increase since November 30, 2020

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

    44,336 1% increase since November 30, 2020

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

    4,034 No change since October 31, 2020

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

    2,205 3% increase since November 30, 2020

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

    1,052,000 64% decrease since December 31, 2018

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

    504,000 70% increase since December 31, 2018

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

    1,800,000 22% decrease since August 31, 2020

    Source: WFP