Crisis Severity The severity score from 1 to 5 is based on 31 indicators aggregated into 3 pillars (impact, conditions, and complexity)0 Very lowVery high 5
Impact This measures the impact of the crisis itself, in terms of the scope of its geographical, and human effects.0 Very lowVery high 5
Humanitarian Conditions This measures the conditions and status of the people affected, including info about the distribution of severity.0 Very lowVery high 5
Complexity This measures the complexity of the crisis, in terms of factors that affect its mitigation or resolution.2.00 Very lowVery high 5
Access Constraints This measures the level of humanitarian access constraints.1.0No constraintsExtreme constraints
- 37 Fatalities reported [?]
The Western Mediterranean Route from North Africa, mainly Morocco and Algeria, to Spain is an important crossing for migrants and asylum seekers trying to reach Europe by sea. As of 1 December, UNHCR reports 29,835 people having arrived in Spain in 2019 of which 24,416 arrivals were by sea.? Morocco (29.4%), Guinea (12.9%), and Algeria (12.2%) are the main countries of origin of migrants and asylum seekers arriving in Spain in 2019. As of 9 December, 425 migrants have lost their lives in the Western Mediterranean in 2019.?
No significant recent humanitarian developments. This crisis is being monitored by our analysis team.
Land and sea arrivals to Spain 2020
Source : UNHCR - https://data2.unhcr.org/en/situations/mediterranean/location/5226