Iraq: Refugees and displaced persons index

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Refugees and displaced persons index, 0 (low) - 10 (high)

 Latest value 7.70
 Year 2023
 Measure index points
 Data availability 2007 - 2023
 Average 8.82
 Min - Max 7.70 - 9.90
 Source Fund for Peace
For that indicator, we provide data for Iraq from 2007 to 2023. The average value for Iraq during that period was 8.82 index points with a minimum of 7.7 index points in 2023 and a maximum of 9.9 index points in 2017. The latest value from 2023 is 7.7 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2023 based on 177 countries is 4.73 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Iraq - Refugees and displaced persons index - Recent values chart

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Iraq - Refugees and displaced persons index - historical chart - 2007-2023

Definition: The Refugees and internally displaced persons indicator measures the pressure upon states caused by the forced displacement of large communities as a result of social, political, environmental or other causes, measuring displacement within countries, as well as refugee flows into others. The higher the value of the indicator, the higher the refugee flow in the country.

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