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Somalia

OCHA - Somalia: Situation Report - Highlights (February 11, 2020)

  • Humanitarian partners target 3 million people in 2020
  • 4.1 million people face acute food insecurity
  • Somalia declares national emergency over locusts
  • UN and Somalia Government launch Durable Solutions Strategy

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Key Figures

  • People in Need

    5,200,000 24% increase since January 20, 2019

    Source: OCHA
  • People Targeted for Assistance

    3,000,000 12% decrease since January 20, 2019

    Source: OCHA
  • Children in Need

    3,400,000 36% increase since January 29, 2019

    Source: UNICEF
  • People in Food Crisis/Emergency (IPC phase 3+)

    1,150,000 4% decrease since September 1, 2019

    Source: FSNAU
  • Acutely Malnourished Children Below 5

    962,885 7% increase since February 3, 2019

    Source: FSNAU
  • IDPs

    2,600,000 2% decrease since February 28, 2018

    Source: UNHCR
  • Total Internal Displacements (per year)

    770,000 13% decrease since December 31, 2018

    Source: UNHCR
  • Total Internal Displacements (per month)

    60,847 40% increase since November 30, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Internally Displaced due to Drought (per year)

    148,000 42% decrease since December 31, 2018

    Source: UNHCR
  • Internally Displaced due to Drought (per month)

    6,000 No change since November 30, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Internally Displaced due to Floods (per year)

    416,000 48% increase since December 31, 2018

    Source: UNHCR
  • Internally Displaced due to Floods (per month)

    46,000 59% increase since November 30, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Internally Displaced due to Conflict/Insecurity (per year)

    190,000 41% decrease since December 31, 2018

    Source: UNHCR
  • Internally Displaced due to Conflict/Insecurity (per month)

    7,000 No change since November 30, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugee Returnees (since 2014)

    91,531 No change since November 30, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugee Returnees with Assistance from UNHCR (per year)

    4,041 62% decrease since December 31, 2018

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugee Returnees from Kenya (cumulative since 2014)

    84,974 No change since November 30, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugee Returnees from Kenya (per month)

    154 23% decrease since October 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugee Returnees from Kenya (per year)

    2,134 72% decrease since December 31, 2018

    Source: UNHCR
  • Voluntary Assisted Returns from Dadaab (since Dec 2014)

    80,628 No change since June 30, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees Voluntary Repatriated from Yemen under the Assisted Spontaneous Return Programme (cumulative)

    5,087 3% increase since November 30, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugee Assisted Spontaneous Returns from Yemen (per month)

    145 11% increase since November 30, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugee Assisted Spontaneous Returns from Yemen (per year)

    1,682 107% increase since December 31, 2018

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees in the Horn of Africa & Yemen

    756,601 1% increase since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Ethiopia

    195,498 5% increase since October 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Kenya

    264,265 1% increase since November 30, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Uganda

    39,107 3% increase since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Yemen

    250,860 No change since August 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees in Djibouti

    13,242 1% increase since August 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees in Eritrea

    78 7% increase since August 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Registered Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Somalia

    35,523 1% increase since August 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Refugees & Asylum-Seeker Arrivals in Somalia (per year)

    510 81% decrease since December 31, 2018

    Source: UNHCR
  • Ethiopian Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Somalia

    21,612 1% increase since August 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Yemeni Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Somalia

    13,292 No change since August 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • AWD/Cholera Cases (since Dec 2017)

    10,651 3% increase since January 26, 2020

    Source: WHO
  • AWD/Cholera Deaths (since Dec 2017)

    55 4% increase since January 26, 2020

    Source: WHO
  • KKA Incidents (Killed, Kidnapped and Arrested) against Aid Workers (per year)

    11 38% increase since December 31, 2018

  • Aid Workers affected by KKA Incidents (Killed, Kidnapped and Arrested per year)

    25 108% increase since December 31, 2018

  • Aid Workers Killed (per year)

    6 50% increase since December 31, 2018

  • Aid Workers Kidnapped (per year)

    18 200% increase since December 31, 2018

  • Aid Workers Arrested (per year)

    1 50% decrease since December 31, 2018

  • People Received WFP Food Assistance (per month)

    2,100,000 12% decrease since September 30, 2019

    Source: WFP
  • New IDPs by Conflict (per year)

    106,000 82% decrease since December 31, 2018

    Source: IDMC
  • New IDPs by Natural Disasters (per year)

    72,000 87% decrease since December 31, 2018

    Source: IDMC