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35,200 Individuals
Registered Refugees
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Population


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Registered Refugees

265,887


Households*

70,375


Last Updated 30 Jun 2015


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  Estimated Population by Date

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  Breakdown by Location

Region Current Total    
134,113
31,499
Individuals
Households
50.4 %
99,890
25,848
Individuals
Households
37.6 %
18,838
8,258
Individuals
Households
7.1 %
10,707
4,103
Individuals
Households
4 %
2,339
667
Individuals
Households
0.9 %

  Breakdown by Country of Origin

Country of Origin Current Total    
242,674
62,611
Individuals
Households
91.3 %
16,466
5,412
Individuals
Households
6.2 %
4,619
1,622
Individuals
Households
1.7 %
2,128
730
Individuals
Households
0.8 %

   Latest Documents

  Highlights

This month UNHCR and the Commission for Refugee Affairs (CRA) jointly issued and distributed some 3,400 digital identity cards to refugees in Western Equatoria
31 Jul 2015
In Mahad collective site, Juba, UNHCR distributed 400 dignity kits to vulnerable women of reproductive age, who were displaced from Jonglei state in Dec 2013.
29 Jul 2015
UNHCR completed the solarization of 14 boreholes in the 4 refugee camps in Upper Nile State, representing 38 per cent of all motorized boreholes in the camps.
29 Jul 2015
29 refugees graduated from a 6-month-long tailoring training in Unity's Ajuong Thok camp, bringing the total number of graduated students to 50 since Jan 2015.
24 Jul 2015
On 14 and 15 July, UNHCR organized a go-and-see visit to Yambio and Makpandu settlement for the representatives of the 510 asylum seekers based at Juba POC site
14 Jul 2015

  News

3,400 refugees receive digital identity cards in Western Equatoria
UNHCR via Reliefweb, 31 Jul 2015
JUBA, South Sudan (July 31) - This month UNHCR and South Sudan’s Commission for Refugee Affairs (CRA) jointly issued and distributed some 3,400 digital identity cards to refugees in Western Equatoria. This includes nationals from the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Central African Republic wh...
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Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Stephen O’Brien Remarks to the Press, Juba, South Sudan
Reliefweb, 25 Jul 2015
Juba, South Sudan, 25 July 2015 Today I conclude my four-day visit to South Sudan where I had the opportunity to see for myself the impact of the devastating crisis. This is my first visit to South Sudan since I began my role as the Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency R...
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South Sudan: Widespread Atrocities in Government Offensive
Human Rights Watch, 21 Jul 2015
(Nairobi) – South Sudanese government forces and allied fighters carried out scores of killings, rapes, and widespread burning and pillage of civilian property in a military offensive in Unity State causing forced displacement, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. The deliberate att...
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South Sudan: Patients dying after fighting compels medical staff to leave hospital
ICRC, 10 Jul 2015
Geneva/Juba : The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) expresses deep concern over the deaths in South Sudan of more than a dozen people following clashes that forced doctors and nurses to vacate a hospital where advanced surgeries had been taking place. On the morning of Sunday, July ...
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People who live in displacement in South Sudan want nothing but peace
UNHCR, 09 Jul 2015
"I cannot stop comparing what life was before and what it has now become. Before the conflict, my biggest worry was studying and getting good marks. All of a sudden I found myself in a camp for displaced people queuing for water and food." Our colleague Rocco recently met Rodha sitting with her m...
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