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Ethiopia

Overview

COVID-19 in Ethiopia

Key Figures

  • People in Need

    8,400,000 5% decrease since October 21, 2019

  • People Targeted for Assistance

    7,000,000 10% decrease since October 21, 2019

  • Children in Need of Treatment for Severe Acute Malnutrition

    609,961 No change since March 7, 2019

    Source: OCHA
  • Children in Need

    4,240,000 1% increase since January 30, 2019

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

    6,689,777 16% decrease since July 31, 2019

    Source: IPC
  • IDPs

    1,735,481 No change since November 30, 2019

    Source: IOM
  • Conflict Affected IDPs

    1,170,659 3% increase since November 30, 2019

    Source: IOM
  • Drought Affected IDPs

    381,426 2% decrease since November 30, 2019

    Source: IOM
  • Seasonal Flood Affected IDPs

    73,736 27% decrease since November 30, 2019

    Source: IOM
  • Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Ethiopia

    763,827 No change since April 30, 2020

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

    7,464 91% decrease since October 31, 2019

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

    342,162 No change since April 30, 2020

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

    312 96% decrease since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugees in Gambella

    315,091 1% increase since January 31, 2020

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

    2,417 71% decrease since December 31, 2019

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

    1,493 371% increase since February 29, 2020

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

    199,280 No change since April 30, 2020

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

    172,970 No change since April 30, 2020

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

    42,123 No change since April 30, 2020

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

    1,386 No change since April 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Total Cholera Cases (since May 2019)

    3,970 132% increase since January 26, 2020

    Source: WHO
  • Cholera Confirmed Cases (since May 2019)

    60 No change since December 8, 2019

    Source: WHO
  • Cholera Deaths (since May 2019)

    64 205% increase since January 20, 2020

    Source: WHO
  • 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)

    3,000,000 6% decrease since March 31, 2020

    Source: WFP