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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

    1,959,797 8% increase since November 30, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • Conflict Displaced IDPs

    1,208,716 8% increase since September 30, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • Drought Affected IDPs

    331,963 7% increase since September 30, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • Seasonal Flood Affected IDPs

    169,662 18% decrease since September 30, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • Northern Ethiopia Crisis IDPs

    417,152 217% increase since January 14, 2021

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

    180,000 78% increase since January 4, 2021

    Source: OCHA
  • IDPs Returnees

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

    Source: UNHCR
  • Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Ethiopia

    805,164 No change since February 28, 2021

    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

    364,794 No change since February 28, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugees in Gambella

    331,297 3% increase since August 31, 2020

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

    206,122 1% increase since February 28, 2021

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

    178,931 No change since February 28, 2021

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

    44,864 1% increase since February 28, 2021

    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

    2,258 No change since February 28, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • Humanitarian Access Incidents (per month)

    105 54% decrease since November 30, 2020

    Source: OCHA
  • Humanitarian Access Incidents (per year)

    1,702

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

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

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

    504,000 70% increase since December 31, 2018

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

    2,600,000 53% increase since January 31, 2021

    Source: WFP