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


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 04 Feb 2016

Source - UNHCR, UNHCR & GOV, SRCS, UNHCR and Government (OPM), WFP, Government (OPM), RIMS System

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


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 22 Jan 2016


Refugees and asylum-seekers from South Sudan: Total


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 04 Feb 2016

Source - UNHCR, UNHCR & GOV, SRCS, UNHCR and Government (OPM), WFP, Government (OPM), RIMS System

Male (46.2%) Age (53.8%) Female
10% 0 - 4 9.7%
14.8% 5 - 11 13.9%
9.5% 12 - 17 8.2%
11.4% 18 - 59 20.4%
0.6% 60 + 1.5%

Population Planning figure


Last Updated 09 Nov 2015

Source - UNHCR

  Refugees and asylum-seekers from South Sudan: Total

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Refugees in South Sudan


Last Updated 31 Dec 2015

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Regional emergencies push Uganda's refugee hosting to breaking point
UNHCR, 21 Dec 2015
KAMPALA, Dec. 18 (Xinhua) – Three emergencies in Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) and South Sudan have push the number of refugees and asylum seekers in Uganda to astronomical levels, forcing the east African country to look up to donors for support. Uganda is currently host to ...
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Refugee Haven, Kampala has become a global example of how best to help people who flee their home country
Independent news, 03 Aug 2015
Uganda is a developing country with meagre resources but despite that, the country is leading the way in terms of refugee response. For this, says Charlie Yaxley, the UNHCR Associate External Relations Officer in Kampala, Uganda deserves special praise. “Uganda has a unique policy towards refugees...
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Fresh off a UNHCR trip to Northern Uganda, Kristin Davis gets candid about witnessing the huge influx of South Sudanese refugees fleeing violence in their country
UNHCR, 30 Jul 2015
Emerging out of the dust clouds that gather closer and closer is a small minibus. It stops beside us, and an ancient-looking man unfolds himself from the vehicle, looking dazed. It is swelteringly hot and he's drenched in sweat. His daughter and her tiny baby are with him, and they, too, look lost a...
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South Sudan to mark 4th anniversary with more than 2.25 million displaced, continued conflict
UNHCR, 07 Jul 2015
In South Sudan, which on Thursday this week will mark its 4th anniversary of independence, refugee and internally displaced numbers have continued to rise. As of today, more 730,000 people have fled to neighbouring countries and some 1.5 million people have become internally displaced. In addition, ...
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South Sudan fighting triggers new displacement, including into neighbouring countries
UNHCR, 04 Jun 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 2 June 2015, at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. Heavy fighting in South Sudan's Unity and Upper Nile states over the last two months has displaced more t...
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Growing insecurity has triggered fresh South Sudan displacement leading to the number of new arrivals in Uganda to reach an average of more than 500 per day
11 Jan 2016
The majority of the recent arrivals in Uganda are coming from the Equatoria states and Jonglei State. Most are being settled in Adjumani district.
11 Jan 2016
UNHCR, the Government of Uganda and partners are increasing operational capacity in order to provide the new arrivals in Uganda with life-saving assistance.
11 Jan 2016
In Adjumani and Arua, between December 11 and 20, a total of 1,265 new arrivals were received mainly through Elegu (885) and Kuluba (287) Collection Points.
25 Dec 2015
A total of 173,447 South Sudanese refugees have been received in the country since the onset of the influx.
16 Dec 2015