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35,200 Individuals
Refugees from South Sudan in neighbouring countries: Post 15 Dec 2013
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Refugees from South Sudan in neighbouring countries: Post 15 Dec 2013

435,258


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 01 Aug 2014


Source - UNHCR, UNHCR & GOV, SRCS

Refugees from South Sudan in neighbouring countries: Pre 15 Dec 2013

130,030


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 28 Jul 2014


Source - UNHCR, UNHCR & GOV

Refugees from South Sudan in neighbouring countries: Total

565,288


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 01 Aug 2014


Source - UNHCR, UNHCR & GOV, SRCS

Demography
Male (43%) Age (57%) Female
12.1% 0 - 4 12%
15.3% 5 - 11 14.6%
7.5% 12 - 17 7.4%
7.6% 18 - 59 22%
0.4% 60 + 1.2%

  Refugees from South Sudan in neighbouring countries: Total

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Refugees in South Sudan

241,984


Last Updated 27 Jul 2014


Source - UNHCR

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Food shortage forces hundreds of refugees back into Sudan
UNHCR, 20 May 2014
DORO REFUGEE CAMP, South Sudan, May 20 (UNHCR) – Driven by hunger, hundreds of Sudanese refugees in South Sudan's Maban County have returned to Sudan's war-torn Blue Nile state in a desperate search for food. "The present food crisis is a product of the insecurity that has been hampering humani...
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More than 11,000 South Sudanese flee to Ethiopia after fall of rebel-held town
Thomson Reuters Foundation, 06 May 2014
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, May 6 (UNHCR) - The UN refugee agency on Tuesday reported a sharp rise in the number of refugees fleeing South Sudan's conflict, after government forces captured the rebel stronghold of Nasir in the Greater Upper Nile region over the weekend. "In the past 72 hours, over 11,...
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South Sudanese refugees flooding into Ethiopia, UN agency reports
UN News Centre, 06 May 2014
6 May 2014 – Waves of South Sudanese women and children are fleeing across the Ethiopian border, with more than 11,000 people crossing in the past 72 hours, the United Nations refugee agency today said confirming that UN agencies and humanitarian partners are rushing food and medical supplies to t...
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UN: Millions at risk of hunger in South Sudan
Aljazeera, 02 Apr 2014
Desperate South Sudan villagers, fleeing fighting across the country, are eating grass and roots to survive as humanitarian organisations start costly air drops of food to northern parts of the country. UN High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres said on Tuesday the international community ...
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New arrivals from South Sudan surpass the 20,000 mark
UNHCR, 28 Feb 2014
20,156 South Sudanese asylum seekers have so far been received in Kakuma camp since the influx began. Within the last week of February, 1,690 new arrivals were received and transported from Nadapal border. The total estimated camp population now stands at 149,365, just 635 persons short of the 1...
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As of 23 July, the number of asylum seekers from South Sudan in Kakuma camp stood at 40,893. This brings the total estimated camp population to 176,364.
24 Jul 2014
As of 11th June, the number of South Sudanese asylum seekers received in Kakuma is 38,323. This brings the total estimated camp population to 169,475
12 Jun 2014
As of 3rd June, the total number of South Sudanese asylum seekers received in Kakuma is 37,736. This brings the total estimated camp population to 168,885
05 Jun 2014
As of 27th May,the total number of South Sudanese asylum seekers received in Kakuma is 37,320. This brings the total estimated camp population to 168,470.
29 May 2014
As of 20th May 2014,the total number of South Sudanese asylum seekers received in Kakuma is 36,880. This brings the total estimated camp population to 167,620
21 May 2014