Refugees in the Horn of Africa: Somali Displacement Crisis
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Kenya Dadaab Ifo Ref. Camp

Settlement type: Refugee Camp
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35,200 Individuals
Registered Somali Refugee Population
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Population

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Registered Somali Refugee Population

60,856


Households*

14,199


* Household data may be unavailable for some locations
Last Updated 01 Apr 2017
Source - UNHCR

Demography
Male (49%) Age (51%) Female
8% 0 - 4 8%
12% 5 - 11 11%
9% 12 - 17 8%
18% 18 - 59 22%
2% 60 + 2%

  Estimated Population by Date

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  Breakdown by Country of Origin

Country of Origin Current Total    
60,856
14,199
Individuals
Households
100 %

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  Key Indicators


Example Indicator


Nutrition
GAM prevalence (6-59 Months)
15.5%

<10%


Last Updated 20 Dec 2011 Previous value: : n/a

Description: The percentage of young children, 6-59 Global Acute Malnutrition, combining severe and moderate acute malnutrition. assessed using Mid Upper Arm Circumference and the WHO/UNICEF diagnosis criteria. The assessment is done in the reception centre for new arrivals. Target pertains to emergency situation.


Number of admissions to the CTC
206




Last Updated 05 Aug 2011 Previous value: : n/a

Description: Admissions to the community based therapeutic care for treatment of Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM). This includes admissions to the stabilization centre (SC)and the Out patient therapeutic care (OTP)


SAM prevalence (6-59 Months)
6.8%

<2%


Last Updated 20 Dec 2011 Previous value: : n/a

Description: The percentage of young children, 6-59 months with severe acute malnutrition, assessed using Mid Upper Arm Circumference and the WHO/UNICEF diagnosis criteria. The assessment is done in the reception centre for new arrivals. Target pertains to emergency situation.


Health
Crude Mortality Rate
0.1 /10,000/day

<1 /10,000/day


Last Updated 28 Oct 2011 Previous value: : n/a

Description: The crude death rate, the total number of deaths per 10,000 people per day. Target pertains to emergency situation.


Number of consultations per trained clinician per day
47

<50


Last Updated 26 Aug 2011 Previous value: : n/a

Description: Target pertains to emergency situation.

Comments: Source: UNHCR Health and Nutrition Sector Update


Skilled birth attendance at delivery
93%

>50%


Last Updated 30 Jul 2011 Previous value: : n/a

Description: Target pertains to emergency situation.


Under 5 yrs mortality rate
0.47 /10,000/day

<2 /10,000/day


Last Updated 28 Oct 2011 Previous value: : n/a

Description: Under-5 mortality rate is the number of children who die by the age of five, per 10,000 per day. Target pertains to emergency situation.


Water & Sanitation
Average quantity of water available per person per day (litres)
12.4L

>10L


Last Updated 26 Aug 2011 Previous value: : n/a

Description: To measure the amount of safe water distributed for camp inhabitants. Target pertains to emergency situation.

Comments: Source: UNHCR Health and Nutrition Sector Update


Number of persons per drop hole in communal latrine
23

<50


Last Updated 28 Aug 2011 Previous value: : n/a

Description: Target pertains to emergency situation.

Comments: Source: UNHCR Water and Sanitation Update *Information pertains to Ifo outskirts


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NCCK
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HIV/AIDS
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HI
NCCK
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Logistics
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RCK
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Registration
DRA
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Shelter
NRC
Water & Sanitation
CARE
NCCK
NRC
OXFAM
UNHCR

  News

Relocation to the Ifo II part of Ifo extension has begun
UNHCR, 19 Aug 2011
In Kenya, UNHCR began populating yesterday (Thursday, 18 August) a new part of the Dadaab refugee complex to provide shelter for tens of thousands of new Somali refugees and to ease the chronic overcrowding of the existing camps - namely Dagahaley, Ifo and Hagadera. The first group to occupy ten...
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