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IOM in Venezuela

IOM Venezuela implements activities, projects, and programs to provide assistance and technical support on migration-related topics and human rights to the Government, migrants, civil society organizations and other partners.

Thematic Areas:

  • Humanitarian Emergencies
  • Resettlement of Refugees
  • Migrant Assistance and Operations
  • Counter-Trafficking
  • Voluntary Return and Reintegration

More information (in Spanish) is available on the IOM Venezuela website.


Last updated:
Main text: May 2016
Facts and figures: February 2016

Population (2015):31.1 million
Area:881,050 km sq
Languages:Spanish, indigenous languages
Currency:Bolivar (VEF)
GDP per Capita PPP (2014):USD 17,469
HDI Rank (2014):71 of 188
Remittances (2014):USD 121 million
Net Migration Rate (2015-2020):-0.4 migrants/1,000 population
Immigrants (2015):4.5%
Women as a Percentage of Immigrants (2015):49.9%
Population under 15 (2015):28.1%
Adult HIV Prevalence (2014):0.60%

International Organization for Migration (IOM)

1ra. Transversal de La Castellana. Entre Av. Mohedano
y Av. Eugenio Mendoza. Qta. Ana Luisa. 1060
Caracas, Venezuela


Tel: +58.212 266 41 36
  +58.212 265 79 48
Email: iomcaracas@iom.int
Website: www.oim.org.co/oim_venezuela/

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