Refugees and IDPs - worldwide 2000-2019

The statistic shows the number of refugees and internally displaced persons worldwide from 2000 to 2019. The United Nations registered about 20.44 million refugees worldwide and 41.48 million IDPs in 2019.

Number of refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs) worldwide from 2000 to 2019

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Source

Release date

October 2020

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2000 to 2019

Supplementary notes

Release date is date the date was accessed.

IDP values do not include Venezuelans displaced abroad, which amounted to:
2,592,947 people in 2018; and
3,582,202 people in 2019.

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