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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+)

    3,465,690 57% increase since September 9, 2021

    Source: FSNAU
  • Acutely Malnourished Children Below 5

    1,200,000 25% increase since February 3, 2020

    Source: FSNAU
  • IDPs

    2,970,000 No change since August 31, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • Children IDPs or Refugees

    1,958,550

    Source: OCHA
  • Total Internal Displacements (per year)

    730,000 45% decrease since December 31, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Total Internal Displacements (per month)

    137,000 621% increase since September 30, 2021

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

    539,000 123% increase since December 31, 2020

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

    119,000 1600% increase since September 30, 2021

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

    111,000 29% decrease since December 31, 2020

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

    13,000 63% increase since September 30, 2021

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

    62,100 93% decrease since December 31, 2020

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

    200 93% decrease since September 30, 2021

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

    92,348 No change since September 30, 2021

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

    251 58% decrease since December 31, 2020

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

    85,369 No change since September 30, 2021

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

    198 4% increase since December 31, 2020

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

    5,416 No change since September 30, 2021

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

    679,904 4% increase since September 30, 2021

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

    216,558 1% increase since September 30, 2021

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

    285,686 3% increase since June 30, 2021

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

    113,020 1% increase since March 31, 2021

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

    47,633 3% increase since March 31, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees in Djibouti

    14,008 1% increase since March 31, 2021

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

    4,030 1% increase since August 31, 2021

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

    28,284 2% increase since September 30, 2021

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

    2,098 5% decrease since December 31, 2020

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

    19,147 1% increase since September 30, 2021

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

    7,874 3% increase since September 30, 2021

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

    3,858 40% increase since June 6, 2021

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

    27 13% increase since June 6, 2021

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

    3 63% decrease since December 31, 2020

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

    3 85% decrease since December 31, 2020

  • Aid Workers Killed (per year)

    2 50% decrease since December 31, 2020

  • Aid Workers Kidnapped (per year)

    1 94% decrease since December 31, 2020

  • People Received WFP Food Assistance (per month)

    2,400,000 No change since August 31, 2021

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

    293,000 56% increase since December 31, 2019

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

    1,037,000 116% increase since December 31, 2019

    Source: IDMC