Economy Nearly seven crore people displaced worldwide, says UN Updated : June 19, 2018 03:21 PM IST The current figure is equivalent to the entire population of Thailand. Around 70 percent of that number are people from just 10 countries. Syria's seven-year conflict alone had, by the end of last year, pushed more than 6.3 million people out of the country. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.