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Refugees from Burundi: Post-Influx
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Refugees from Burundi: Post-Influx

264,890


Influx figures are dated as of 1 April, except for Uganda which is dated as of 1 January 2015
Last Updated 26 May 2016


Source - UNHCR, Government of Uganda, MIDIMAR, Government , Government(OPM) , RIMS System , Government (OPM), RIMS system, Government (OPM) RIMS system, Government ( RIMS System), Government (OPM)

Demography
Male (50.9%) Age (49.1%) Female
9.4% 0 - 4 9.2%
10.3% 5 - 11 10.1%
7.4% 12 - 17 7.1%
22.9% 18 - 59 21.5%
0.9% 60 + 1.2%

  Refugees from Burundi: Post-Influx

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  Refugees from Burundi: Post-Influx


Country
Registered Population

 

139,281

Individuals

Last Updated 26 May 2016



 

78,485

Individuals

Last Updated 26 May 2016



 

24,219

Individuals

Last Updated 17 May 2016



 

22,905

Individuals

Last Updated 30 Apr 2016


Refugees from Burundi: Pre-Influx

14,452


Last Updated 20 May 2016


Source - UNHCR

Refugees from Burundi: Total

279,342


Last Updated 26 May 2016


Source - UNHCR, Government of Uganda, MIDIMAR, Government , Government(OPM) , RIMS System , Government (OPM), RIMS system, Government (OPM) RIMS system, Government ( RIMS System), Government (OPM)

  Refugees from Burundi: Total - Breakdown by Settlement

Settlement Total Population    
Democratic Republic of the Congo
16,915
6,519
Individuals
Households
6.1 %
5,111
2,121
Individuals
Households
1.8 %
552
216
Individuals
Households
0.2 %
258
136
Individuals
Households
0.1 %
69
40
Individuals
Households
0 %
n/a
n/a
Individuals
Households
0 %
n/a
n/a
Individuals
Households
0 %
n/a
n/a
Individuals
Households
0 %
n/a
n/a
Individuals
Households
0 %
n/a
n/a
Individuals
Households
0 %
Rwanda
49,325
18,841
Individuals
Households
17.7 %
25,714
11,734
Individuals
Households
9.2 %
3,086
1,111
Individuals
Households
1.1 %
624
360
Individuals
Households
0.2 %
140
92
Individuals
Households
0.1 %
15
6
Individuals
Households
0 %
6
4
Individuals
Households
0 %
4
1
Individuals
Households
0 %
n/a
n/a
Individuals
Households
0 %
Uganda
26,267
8,356
Individuals
Households
9.4 %
5,514
2,460
Individuals
Households
2 %
1,763
486
Individuals
Households
0.6 %
1,294
427
Individuals
Households
0.5 %
573
218
Individuals
Households
0.2 %
United Rep. of Tanzania
68,345
17,796
Individuals
Households
24.5 %
55,050
19,337
Individuals
Households
19.7 %
18,717
5,030
Individuals
Households
6.7 %

   Latest Documents

  Financial Information

Total Appeal $313,898,329
Received to Date $46,144,705
Gap $267,753,624
Coverage 15%
Last Updated 31 Mar 2016

  Refugee Crisis in the Media

Deputy High Commissioner Kelly T. Clements was in Uganda from 14-16 November for her first visit to Africa since joining the UN Refugee Agency in July 2015.
UNHCR, 19 Nov 2015
Clements was given a first-hand look at the refugee situation in Uganda, a country which is now host to more than half a million refugees. She was accompanied by Ugandan Commissioner for Refugees David Apollo Kazungu, UNHCR Africa Bureau Director Valentin Tapsoba and UNHCR Representative in Uganda ...
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Refugee numbers soar, as uncertainty in Burundi continues
UNHCR, 15 May 2015
Briefing Notes, 15 May 2015 This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Karin de Gruijl – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at the press briefing, on 15 May 2015, at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. While the coup attempt is reported to have been foiled, the situation i...
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Burundi refugee numbers in neighbouring countries reach 50,000 as violence continues
UNHCR, 08 May 2015
Briefing Notes, 8 May 2015 This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Adrian Edwards – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at the press briefing, on 8 May 2015, at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. Since Burundi's civil war ended in 2005, it has seen some of the most prom...
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UNHCR: Sharp increase in number of Burundian refugees arriving in Rwanda
UNHCR, 28 Apr 2015
Briefing Notes, 28 April 2015 This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Ariane Rummery – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at the press briefing, on 28 April 2015, at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. Over the weekend, the number of Burundian refugees crossing into Rwa...
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  Highlights

An EXCOM donor mission from Geneva visited Uganda to gain a deeper understanding of UNHCR and partners responses to refugee influxes.
14 Apr 2016
A total of 18,807 Burundian refugees have been received in Uganda since the onset of the influx.
13 Jan 2016
As end of October 2015 Uganda host more than half a million refugee majority are from DR Congo, South Sudan , Somalia and Burundi .
19 Nov 2015
The CERF has approved a funding request coordinated by UNHCR for the Burundi emergency response. towards protection, health, and shelter and non-food items.
05 Aug 2015
Uganda is now the ninth largest refugee hosting country in the world
21 Jun 2015