Libya 2016 Migration Profiles and Trends (July — December 2016)

Contact
DTM Libya, DTMLibya@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Libya
Period Covered
Jan 01 2016 -
Dec 30 2016
Activity
  • Survey
  • Migration Flows
  • Return Intention
  • Flow Monitoring

Summary

11,250 crossing migrants were identified through 489 FMP baseline assessments from July to December 2016. During the same time, DTM analyzed 8,135 migrant surveys. The main nationalities are Niger (24%), Egypt (21%), Sudan (13%), Nigeria (9%), and Chad (6%). 245,242 migrants were identified in DTM Mobility Tracking Round 7. Average ages are 29 for males and 26 for females. 88% of migrants were unemployed, 23% employed (pre-departure).