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Somalia

Overview

COVID-19 in Somalia

Key Figures

  • People in Need

    5,900,000 13% increase since January 22, 2020

    Source: OCHA
  • People Targeted for Assistance

    4,000,000 33% increase since January 22, 2020

    Source: OCHA
  • Children in Need

    3,900,000 15% increase since December 3, 2019

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

    1,600,800 24% decrease since October 1, 2020

    Source: FSNAU
  • Acutely Malnourished Children Below 5

    962,885 7% increase since February 3, 2019

    Source: FSNAU
  • IDPs

    2,967,000 12% increase since February 28, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • Total Internal Displacements (per year)

    112,000 92% decrease since December 31, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Total Internal Displacements (per month)

    18,000 74% decrease since February 28, 2021

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

    71,000 71% decrease since December 31, 2020

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

    6,000 89% decrease since February 28, 2021

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

    38,000 76% decrease since December 31, 2020

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

    12,000 14% decrease since February 28, 2021

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

    400 100% decrease since December 31, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugee Returnees with assistance from UNHCR (since 2014)

    92,150 No change since February 28, 2021

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

    53 91% decrease since December 31, 2020

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

    85,171 No change since February 28, 2021

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

    5,416 No change since February 28, 2021

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

    631,538 No change since February 28, 2021

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

    204,303 No change since January 31, 2021

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

    269,541 1% increase since May 31, 2020

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

    41,123 1% increase since August 31, 2020

    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
  • Somali Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Zambia

    3,883 4% increase since August 31, 2020

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

    25,307 1% increase since February 28, 2021

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

    2,005 329% increase since June 30, 2019

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

    17,373 1% increase since February 28, 2021

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

    6,895 2% increase since February 28, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • AWD/Cholera Cases (per year)

    780 10% increase since February 28, 2021

    Source: WHO
  • AWD/Cholera Deaths (per year)

    2 No change since February 28, 2021

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

    2 75% decrease since June 30, 2020

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

    2 93% decrease since June 30, 2020

  • Aid Workers Killed (per year)

    2 100% increase since June 30, 2020

  • People Received WFP Food Assistance (per month)

    1,850,000 3% decrease since November 30, 2020

    Source: WFP
  • New Displacements by Conflict & Violence (per year)

    188,000 67% decrease since December 31, 2018

    Source: IDMC
  • New Displacements by Disasters (per year)

    479,000 12% decrease since December 31, 2018

    Source: IDMC