IDMC Global Internal Displacement Database

The Global Internal Displacement Database (GIDD) provides estimates on internal displacement at the country level. It aims to provide comprehensive information on internal displacement worldwide. The following data is available:

  • Internal displacement associated with conflict and generalized violence (since 1998);
  • Displacement associated with sudden-onset natural hazard-related disasters (since 2008).

IDMC compiles information from national governments; international organizations and NGOs; media and field missions.

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Internal displacement by conflict and violence: stock and new displacements (map)



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Additional Info

Dataset ID GIDD
Data Frequency annual
Temporal Coverage Start 1998
Status Active
Spatial Coverage World
Mode Database
Data Type statistical
Accessed On 2019-10-08
Category international organization

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