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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

    1,800,000 No change since December 1, 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+)

    2,105,000 64% increase since July 31, 2020

    Source: FSNAU
  • Acutely Malnourished Children Below 5

    962,885 7% increase since February 3, 2019

    Source: FSNAU
  • IDPs

    2,650,000 No change since August 31, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Total Internal Displacements (per year)

    1,297,000 68% increase since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Total Internal Displacements (per month)

    151,000 180% increase since October 31, 2020

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

    213,000 12% increase since December 31, 2019

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

    13,000 86% increase since October 31, 2020

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

    148,000 No change since December 31, 2019

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

    57,000 418% increase since October 31, 2020

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

    919,000 121% increase since December 31, 2019

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

    79,000 126% increase since October 31, 2020

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

    91,832 No change since September 30, 2020

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

    334 91% decrease since December 31, 2019

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

    84,982 No change since September 30, 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)

    5,416 No change since September 30, 2020

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

    329 80% decrease since December 31, 2019

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

    665,901 3% decrease since November 30, 2020

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

    203,805 1% increase since November 30, 2020

    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

    3,736 1% increase since July 31, 2020

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

    24,073 2% increase since October 31, 2020

    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

    19,385 1% increase since June 30, 2020

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

    10,153 1% decrease since June 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • AWD/Cholera Cases (since Jan 2020)

    6,720 2% increase since December 27, 2020

    Source: WHO
  • AWD/Cholera Deaths (in 2020)

    34 3% increase since December 27, 2020

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

    8 27% decrease since December 31, 2019

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

    27 8% increase since December 31, 2019

  • Aid Workers Killed (per year)

    1 83% decrease since December 31, 2019

  • Aid Workers Kidnapped (per year)

    25 39% increase since December 31, 2019

  • Aid Workers Arrested (per year)

    1 No change since December 31, 2019

  • People Received WFP Food Assistance (per month)

    1,900,000 5% decrease since October 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