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Somalia

Overview

COVID-19 in Somalia

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

    2,650,000 2% increase since August 31, 2018

    Source: UNHCR
  • Total Internal Displacements (per year)

    72,000 91% decrease since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Total Internal Displacements (per month)

    37,000 6% increase since January 31, 2020

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

    53,000 72% decrease since December 31, 2019

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

    25,000 11% decrease since January 31, 2020

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

    17,000 89% decrease since December 31, 2019

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

    11,000 83% increase since January 31, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugee Returnees (since 2014)

    91,673 No change since January 31, 2020

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

    134 97% decrease since December 31, 2019

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

    84,974 No change since January 31, 2020

    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)

    5,221 3% increase since January 31, 2020

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

    134 8% decrease since December 31, 2019

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

    134 92% decrease since December 31, 2019

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

    761,276 1% increase since April 30, 2020

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

    199,280 No change since April 30, 2020

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

    265,911 1% increase since December 31, 2019

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

    40,817 No change since May 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

    3,661 1% increase since January 31, 2020

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

    35,499 1% decrease since January 31, 2020

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

    21,581 1% decrease since January 31, 2020

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

    21,581 62% increase since January 31, 2020

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

    13,528 5% increase since April 26, 2020

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

    67 3% increase since April 26, 2020

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

    4 64% decrease since December 31, 2019

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

    15 40% decrease since December 31, 2019

  • Aid Workers Kidnapped (per year)

    15 17% decrease since December 31, 2019

  • People Received WFP Food Assistance (per month)

    1,850,000 42% increase since March 31, 2020

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

    188,000 67% decrease since December 31, 2018

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

    479,000 12% decrease since December 31, 2018

    Source: IDMC