IDP Protection Assessment Report, AFP vs Maute Group in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur, Issue no. 2
Seven weeks into the conflict, the number of displaced persons continues to increase. As of this report, the number of internally displaced persons (IDPs) has reached a total of 78,177 families (369,139 individuals) according to government estimates. Of this number, 4,112 families (21,921 individuals) are in 81 evacuation centers and 74,065 families (347,218 individuals) are with host families in 7 regions.