As of October 2012, an estimated 357,785 individuals (or about 90,415 households) remain in 496 IDP sites across the earthquake affected areas in Haiti. This reflects a 3% decrease in overall (IDP individuals) population compared to August 2012.
As of August 2012, an estimated 369,000 people (or about 94,000 households) remain in 541 IDP sites across the earthquake affected areas in Haiti. This reflects a 5% decrease in overall (individuals) population compared to last period (June 2012).
A total of 575 sites hosting 97,913 IDP households or 390,276 IDP individuals remain open across the earthquake affected area. Compared to the previous report (April 2012), a 7% decrease in IDP individual population is observed.
Compared to the previous report (February 2012), a 14% decrease in IDP individual population is observed. This rate of decrease is the largest observed since March 2011.
Total number of IDPs living in IDP sites is now less than 500,000. Specifically: there are about 490,545 IDP individuals (or 120,791 IDP households) remaining in 660 IDP sites in the earthquake affected areas.