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IOM | Lake Chad Basin : Within and Beyond Borders | December 2016

The crisis currently affecting the Lake Chad Basin countries, and resulting from the Boko haram insurgency, triggered significant displacement of populations. As of 4 November 2016, Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria host an estimated 3,658,722 affected individuals made up of internally displaced persons (IDPs), refugees (both in and out of camps), returnees and third country nationals (TCNs). 82% of the affected population (representing 2,990,406) is currently located in Nigeria, while 9% is located in Cameroon (320,736 individuals), 6% in Niger (221,790 individuals) and 3% in Chad (125,790 individuals).

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Organización: 
Organización Internacional para las Migraciones
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Fecha de publicación original: 
09 Dic 2016
Tipo de documento: 
Reporte de análisis
Localizaciones: 
Cameroon
Catastrofes: 
Sahel Crisis: 2011-2017