string(0) "" South Sudan Situation - Regional Overview
South Sudan Situation
Information Sharing Portal
Information Sharing Portal
EN FR

Regional Overview

name1 name2
35,200 Individuals
Refugees from South Sudan: Post 15 Dec 2013
Base Layer

Population


This map does not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the United Nations

Refugees from South Sudan: Post 15 Dec 2013

622,582


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 25 Aug 2015


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

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

133,963


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 25 Aug 2015


Source - UNHCR, UNHCR & GOV

Refugees and asylum-seekers from South Sudan: Total

756,545


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 25 Aug 2015


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

Demography
Male (45.1%) Age (54.9%) Female
11.4% 0 - 4 11.2%
15% 5 - 11 14.1%
8.8% 12 - 17 7.1%
9.5% 18 - 59 21.3%
0.5% 60 + 1.2%

Population Planning figure

821,000


Last Updated 01 Jan 2015


Source - UNHCR

  Refugees and asylum-seekers from South Sudan: Total

Drag the sliders to zoom to a specific date range

Refugees in South Sudan

265,296


Last Updated 31 Jul 2015


Source - UNHCR, u

   Latest Documents

Report Date: 15/07/2015
Description
5 country reports on Child Protection were produced for the South Sudan regional refugee crisis during May-July 2015, elaborated by interagency teams members of the Regional Child Protection Network.
Uploaded 23 hours ago
Download - (430.6 KB)
Report Date: 01/07/2015
Description
5 country reports on Child Protection were produced for the South Sudan regional refugee crisis during May-July 2015, elaborated by interagency teams members of the Regional Child Protection Network.
Uploaded 23 hours ago
Download - (1.4 MB)
Report Date: 01/07/2015
Description
5 country reports on Child Protection were produced for the South Sudan regional refugee crisis during May-July 2015, elaborated by interagency teams members of the Regional Child Protection Network.
Uploaded 23 hours ago
Download - (1.4 MB)
Report Date: 31/05/2015
Description
5 country reports on Child Protection were produced for the South Sudan regional refugee crisis during May-July 2015, elaborated by interagency teams members of the Regional Child Protection Network.
Uploaded 23 hours ago
Download - (1.4 MB)

  News

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...
Read More
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, ...
Read More
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...
Read More
South Sudanese flee to Ethiopia amid escalation of tensions
Press TV, 15 May 2015
South Sudanese flee to Ethiopia amid escalation of tensions http://www.presstv.ir/Video/2015/05/13/410928/Addis-Ababa-Africa-Ethiopia-Sudan-...
Read More
ARRA, UNHCR launch relocation of South Sudanese refugees to new camp
UNHCR, 11 May 2015
GAMBELLA, Ethiopia, 11 May 2015 (UNHCR): The Administration for Refugee and Returnee Affairs (ARRA) and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) have launched the relocation of thousands of South Sudanese refugees from flood-prone areas in the Gambella region to a new refugee camp l...
Read More
UNHCR does not necessarily subscribe to the views held by the authors of the articles listed.

  Live News Feeds

  Highlights

A total of 161,196 South Sudanese refugees have been assisted in Uganda since the influx began in mid-December 2013.
18 Aug 2015
On 6 Aug, UNHCR and UNICEF signed a Country Letter of Understanding on a Action Plan defining joint roles and responsibilities for the South Sudanese operation.
11 Aug 2015
Nearly 8,000 refugees flee to Sudan 18 - 24 June, - over 30,000 refugees have fled since the beginning of June alone, in South and West Kordofan and White Nile.
24 Jun 2015
Over 14,000 South Sudanese have fled to Sudan in the last two weeks, fleeing violence in Upper Nile and Unity States.
14 Jun 2015
Heavy fighting in South Sudan's Unity and Upper Nile states over the last two months has displaced more than 100,000 people and blocked humanitarian aid deliveries for some 650,000 people as aid organizations were forced to withdraw. Since the beginning of the year, some 60,000 South Sudanese have fled the country, mostly to Sudan (30,000), Ethiopia (15,000) and Uganda (15,000) bringing the total South Sudanese who fled the country since December 2013 to some 555,000, while some 1.5 million are internally displaced in the country.
04 Jun 2015