Trends at a glance - 2018 in Review

Infographic
from UN High Commissioner for Refugees
Published on 13 Aug 2019 View Original

The global population of forcibly displaced increased by 2.3 million people in 2018. By the end of the year, almost 70.8 million individuals were forcibly displaced worldwide as a result of persecution, conflict, violence, or human rights violations. As a result, the world’s forcibly displaced population remained yet again at a record high.

70.8 MILLION FORCIBLY DISPLACED WORLDWIDE