70.8 MILLION

people FORCIBLY DISPLACED WORLDWIDE.

as a result of persecution, conflict, violence, or human rights violations

25.9 MILLION

REFUGEES WORLD WIDE

OVER 1/2

of all refugees are children

84%

of the world’s refugees are hosted in developing countries

1 in every 108

people globally is either an asylum-seeker, internally displaced, or a refugee

37,000 people a day

forced to flee their homes a day due to conflict and persecution

 

UNHCR, THE UNITED NATIONS REFUGEE AGENCY