Survey of intentions and perspectives of IDPs #2 - May 2023
Other Household Survey [hh/oth]
To ensure the centrality of IDP’ voices in discussions about their future, as well as to inform evidence-based inter-agency responses in support of the Government of Ukraine, UNHCR is leads the regular implementation of intentions surveys with IDPs and refugees from Ukraine, collecting primary data on their profiles, their current situation and intentions, and the factors influencing their decision-making.
The first round of intentions surveys among IDPs in Ukraine was completed and the report published in February 2023 (https://data.unhcr.org/en/documents/details/99164). This data was collected during the second round, conducted in May 2023, in parallel to the fourth round of the refugees' intentions surveys. A joint report was published in July 2023 (https://reporting.unhcr.org/ukraine-lives-hold-intentions-and-perspectives-refugees-and-idps).
This data is an anonymous version of the original data collected and used for the primary analysis.
Kind of Data
Sample survey data [ssd]
Unit of Analysis
Edited, cleaned and anonymised data v2.1.
The scope includes:
- profiles and socio-economic situation
- intention to return
Livelihood and Social cohesion
Housing, Land and Property
Internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Ukraine
Producers and sponsors
A structured questionnaire was used to interview around 4,000 IDP households through a phone-based survey. Stratified random sampling was used to select the households from UNHCR's registration database (proGres). See further details on the methodology in the report.
Dates of Data Collection
Data Collection Mode
Computer Assisted Telephone Interview [cati]
UNHCR Global Data Service Statistics and Demographics Section
UNHCR (2023). Ukraine: Survey of intentions and perspectives of IDPs #2 - May 2023. Accessed from: https://microdata.unhcr.org