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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

    2,968,000 No change since March 31, 2021

    Source: UNHCR
  • Children IDPs or Refugees

    1,958,550

    Source: OCHA
  • Total Internal Displacements (per year)

    450,000 66% decrease since December 31, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Total Internal Displacements (per month)

    80,000 69% decrease since April 30, 2021

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

    330,000 36% increase since December 31, 2020

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

    15,000 94% decrease since April 30, 2021

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

    58,000 63% decrease since December 31, 2020

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

    7,000 42% decrease since April 30, 2021

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

    55,300 94% decrease since December 31, 2020

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

    53,000 2550% increase since April 30, 2021

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

    92,199 No change since April 30, 2021

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

    102 83% decrease since December 31, 2020

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

    85,220 No change since April 30, 2021

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

    17 47% decrease since April 30, 2021

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

    49 74% decrease since December 31, 2020

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

    5,416 No change since April 30, 2021

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

    641,540 No change since May 31, 2021

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

    209,949 1% increase since April 30, 2021

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

    275,354 2% increase since September 30, 2020

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

    46,373 13% increase since September 30, 2020

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

    112,125 55% decrease since September 30, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees in Djibouti

    13,822 4% increase since September 30, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees in Eritrea

    80 3% increase since September 30, 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

    25,368 No change since March 31, 2021

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

    383 83% decrease since December 31, 2020

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

    17,428 No change since March 31, 2021

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

    6,897 No change since March 31, 2021

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

    2,761 254% increase since March 7, 2021

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

    24 1100% increase since March 7, 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)

    1,600,000 36% decrease since March 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