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Regional Overview

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35,200 Individuals
Refugees from DRC in neighbouring countries
Base Layer

Population

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Refugees from DRC in neighbouring countries

515,147



Demography
Male (49%) Age (51%) Female
7% 0 - 4 7%
10% 5 - 11 10%
8% 12 - 17 8%
20% 18 - 59 23%
3% 60 + 2%

Registered Refugees in DRC

541,405


DRC refugees who have returned to DRC since 1 January 2011

42,454


  Registered Refugees in DRC by Date

  DRC Refugees by Country of Asylum

Country Total Population    
242,406
Individuals
47.1 %
74,023
Individuals
14.4 %
64,601
Individuals
12.5 %
62,505
Individuals
12.1 %
34,451
Individuals
6.7 %
15,570
Individuals
3 %
14,477
Individuals
2.8 %
4,497
Individuals
0.9 %
1,583
Individuals
0.3 %
1,034
Individuals
0.2 %

   Latest Documents

Report Date: 16/01/2018
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Population Satistics-UNHCR Rwanda December 2017
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Report Date: 13/11/2017
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Population Statistics -UNHCR Rwanda October 2017
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Report Date: 16/10/2017
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Population Statistics -UNHCR Rwanda September 2017
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Report Date: 15/09/2017
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Population Statistics -UNHCR Rwanda August 2017
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  Highlights

South Sudanese refugees continued to arrive in DRC. At the beginning of December 2017, inauguration of the refugee site Kaka 1 near Dungu center...
31 Dec 2017
As of 31 August 2016 UNHCR registered 27,250 South Sudanese refugees in eastern DRC - with more arrivals to be expected as the South Sudanese crisis deepens
31 Aug 2016
As of 21 april 2015, 2,740 burundian asylum seekers have crossed the border and are in the territory of Uvira (97 %) and Fizi (3 %).
23 Apr 2015
The number of Burundian refugees in Rwanda has now reached over 10,000 with 4,300 of them having been registered by UNHCR.
22 Apr 2015
On 8th April 2015, UNHCR Rwanda started the registration of Burundian Asylum Seekers fleeing conflict. 2,341 asylum seekers received so far.
08 Apr 2015

  News

Filippo Grandi: “Data is at the heart good decision-making”
22 Dec 2016
Filippo Grandi: “Data is at the heart good decision-making” On 12 December 2016, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, visited Diffa region in Niger. Here, the forcibly displaced population is spread across more than 100 sites in a stretch of arable land along the border with...
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