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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

460,228



Demography
Male (48%) Age (52%) Female
7% 0 - 4 7%
11% 5 - 11 11%
8% 12 - 17 8%
20% 18 - 59 24%
1% 60 + 2%

Registered Refugees in DRC

460,923


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    
203,675
Individuals
44.3 %
73,441
Individuals
16 %
62,505
Individuals
13.6 %
57,599
Individuals
12.5 %
29,518
Individuals
6.4 %
14,477
Individuals
3.1 %
12,286
Individuals
2.7 %
4,110
Individuals
0.9 %
1,583
Individuals
0.3 %
1,034
Individuals
0.2 %

   Latest Documents

Report Date: 14/03/2017
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Population Statistics UNHCR RWANDA, February 2017
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Report Date: 01/03/2017
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Infographics - Refugees in Kenya_February 2017
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Report Date: 10/02/2017
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Population Statistics -UNHCR Rwanda January 2017
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  Highlights

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
As the current number of CAR refugees in the DRC has surpassed 90,000, UNHCR has officially opened a fifth CAR refugee camp near Bili in Equateur Province.
12 Mar 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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