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

620,409


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 28 Jul 2015


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

Refugees from South Sudan in neighbouring countries: Pre 15 Dec 2013

131,142


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 24 Jul 2015


Source - UNHCR, UNHCR & GOV

Refugees from South Sudan in neighbouring countries: Total

751,551


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 28 Jul 2015


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

Demography
Male (45%) Age (55%) Female
11.4% 0 - 4 11.2%
15% 5 - 11 14.1%
8.7% 12 - 17 7.1%
9.5% 18 - 59 21.4%
0.5% 60 + 1.2%

Population Planning figure

821,000


Last Updated 01 Jan 2015


Source - UNHCR

  Refugees from South Sudan in neighbouring countries: Total

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Refugees in South Sudan

265,887


Last Updated 30 Jun 2015


Source - UNHCR, u

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  News

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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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-...
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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...
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The IKEA Brighter Lives for Refugees campaign raises €10.8¬ million for UNHCR
UNHCR, 10 Apr 2015
UNHCR, the UN refugee agency, thanks IKEA customers and co-workers for supporting ‘Brighter Lives for Refugees’, a global cause-related campaign that raised €10.8¬ million for refugees this year. The campaign ran in IKEA stores globally from 1 February to 29 March 2015. During this period, fo...
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  Highlights

A total of 154,840 South Sudanese refugees have been assisted in Uganda since the influx began in mid-December 2013.
25 Jun 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
Individual registration by UNHCR and Sudanese Red Crescent Society (SRCS) has begun in White Nile State, starting in Jouri camp.
15 Apr 2015