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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)

    675,000 12% decrease since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Total Internal Displacements (per month)

    36,000 33% decrease since March 31, 2020

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

    151,000 21% decrease since December 31, 2019

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

    17,000 61% decrease since March 31, 2020

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

    54,000 64% decrease since December 31, 2019

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

    8,000 20% decrease since March 31, 2020

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

    462,000 11% increase since December 31, 2019

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

    9,000 80% decrease since December 31, 2019

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

    91,821 No change since May 31, 2020

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

    331 92% decrease since December 31, 2019

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

    84,974 No change since May 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)

    5,416 No change since May 31, 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

    761,696 No change since May 31, 2020

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

    200,073 No change since June 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

    29,995 No change since May 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

    19,153 11% decrease since February 29, 2020

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

    10,243 53% decrease since February 29, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • AWD/Cholera Cases (in 2020)

    5,341 1% increase since July 26, 2020

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

    29 No change since July 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)

    1,000,000 46% decrease since April 30, 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