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35,200 Individuals
Refugees from South Sudan: Post 15 Dec 2013
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Population


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Refugees from South Sudan: Post 15 Dec 2013

1,972,105


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 13 Oct 2017


Source - UNHCR, UNHCR & GOV, SRCS, UNHCR and Government (OPM), WFP, Government (OPM), RIMS System, COR and UNHCR, IOM and HAC, IOM and UNHCR, UNHCR and SRCS, Government, IUNHCR

Refugees and asylum-seekers from South Sudan: Pre 15 Dec 2013

116,844


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 13 Oct 2017


Source - UNHCR, UNHCR & GOV

Refugees and asylum-seekers from South Sudan: Total

2,088,949


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 13 Oct 2017


Source - UNHCR, UNHCR & GOV, SRCS, UNHCR and Government (OPM), WFP, Government (OPM), RIMS System, COR and UNHCR, IOM and HAC, IOM and UNHCR, UNHCR and SRCS, Government, IUNHCR

Demography
Male (48%) Age (52%) Female
9.7% 0 - 4 9.8%
14.9% 5 - 11 13.9%
9% 12 - 17 7.7%
13.8% 18 - 59 19.4%
0.7% 60 + 1.1%

Population Planning figure

2,149,488


Last Updated 02 Jul 2017


Source - UNHCR

  Refugees and asylum-seekers from South Sudan: Total

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Refugees in South Sudan

279,160


Last Updated 30 Sep 2017


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Report Date: 16/10/2017
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UNHCR South Sudan Situation - Regional and Country Overview of Population of Concern Oct 2016- Sept 2017 (as of 30 September 2017)
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  Highlights

458 households have benefited from kitchen gardens aimed at improving food security at household level in Kalobeyei settlement.
31 Aug 2017
Over 176,000 refugees have fled to Sudan in 2017 so far. The planning figure for new arrivals to Sudan for 2017 is 180,000.
01 Aug 2017
The Khartoum government, Juba and the UN have signed a one-year deal to facilitate the flow of relief aid to the victims of famine in South Sudan.
19 Jul 2017
Aid workers warn of 'devastating' cholera outbreak in South Sudan. More than 2,500 cases of the disease have been registered since April.
04 Jul 2017
The Government of Uganda and UNHCR organised a Solidarity Summit in Kampala to rally international support for the refugee situation in Uganda.
22 Jun 2017

  News

War, violence, persecution push displacement to new unprecedented high
UNHCR, 19 Jun 2017
War, violence and persecution worldwide are causing more people than ever to be forcibly displaced, according to a report published today by UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. UNHCR’s new Global Trends report, the organization’s major annual survey of the state of displacement, says that at the end ...
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Installation of 13km water pipeline from Kakuma to Kalobeyei
UNHCR , 20 Feb 2017
The installation of a 13 km water pipeline from Kakuma to Kalobeyei settlement will ensure that over 22,000 refugees and Kalobeyei host community have access to clean water and stimulate economic growth and self-reliance for refugees through agriculture. 3 boreholes with a combined output of 114,000...
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South Sudan fighting sees more refugees fleeing into Uganda than in the first 6 months of 2016
UNHCR, 26 Jul 2016
Fighting in South Sudan that broke out on 8 July between rival factions loyal to Salva Kiir and Riek Machar has to date forced 37,491 people to flee the country to Uganda. To put this in context: In the past three weeks there have been more refugee arrivals in Uganda than in the entire first six mon...
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UNHCR warns South Sudanese refugees need urgent aid
Press TV, 26 Jul 2016
An estimated 26000 South Sudanese refugees have crossed into Uganda following political tensions and armed conflict in their country. The United Nations refugee officials say more people are arriving in Uganda on a daily basis while the country has difficulty providing them with ample food and shelt...
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Over 26,000 people flee to Uganda to escape uncertainty in South Sudan
UNHCR, 22 Jul 2016
housands of people continue to flee uncertainty and fighting in South Sudan. Since fighting erupted on July 7 between forces loyal to President Kiir and First Vice President Machar, 26,468 people have crossed into Uganda’s northern region, including 24,321 in the previous six days alone. The influ...
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