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ECU002 - Venezuelan refugees
Last updated 30/11/2023
REG002 - Venezuela Regional Crisis
Last updated 17/05/2023
19 September 2023
Ecuador: migration of Venezuelan refugees and migrants
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Since 2015, Ecuador has been serving as a transit and destination country for Venezuelan refugees and migrants. As at July 2023, there were at least 502,200 Venezuelan refugees and migrants in Ecuador. Around 70% of this population is concentrated in the western provinces of Guayas, Manabí, and Pichincha. Children and adolescents comprise an estimated 43% of the refugee and migrant communities in the country.