• 44,919
    MISSING MIGRANTS  since 2014

MISSING MIGRANTS PROJECT

Missing Migrants Project records since 2014 people who die in the process of migration towards an international destination, regardless of their legal status. As collecting information is challenging, all figures remain undercounts. The locations in most cases are approximate. Each number represents a person, as well as the family and community that they leave behind.

Disclaimer: The boundaries and names shown and the designations used on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the International Organization for Migration.
Data represent minimum estimates and locations are approximate. The figures for 2021 were last updated on .
Africa 10,721
Africa 10,721
Africa 10,721
The Americas 5,529
The Americas 5,529
The Americas 5,529
Asia 3,940
Asia 3,940
Asia 3,940
Europe 691
Europe 691
Europe 691
Mediterranean 22,813
Mediterranean 22,813
Mediterranean 22,813
Western Asia 1,225
Western Asia 1,225
Western Asia 1,225