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South Sudan

Overview

COVID-19 in South Sudan

Key Figures

  • People in Need

    7,500,000 No change since December 12, 2019

    Source: OCHA
  • People Targeted for Assistance

    5,600,000 2% decrease since March 31, 2019

    Source: OCHA
  • Children in Need

    4,100,000 7% decrease since January 29, 2019

    Source: UNICEF
  • People in Food Crisis/Emergency (IPC phase 3+)

    5,290,000 16% increase since September 11, 2019

    Source: IPC
  • Acutely Malnourished Children

    1,301,000 No change since August 31, 2019

    Source: IPC
  • Pregnant or Lactating Acutely Malnourished Women

    352,000 No change since August 31, 2019

    Source: IPC
  • S. Sudanese Refugees in the Region

    2,255,088 No change since April 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugee Arrivals in the Region (Cumulative per year)

    18,122 76% decrease since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Spontaneous Refugee Returns (cumulative since Nov 2017)

    289,650 2% increase since April 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Spontaneous Refugee Returns since Nov 2017 (per year)

    53,848 46% decrease since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugees in Uganda

    842,640 4% decrease since May 31, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugee Arrivals in Uganda (per year)

    6,047 21% increase since February 19, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugee Arrivals in Uganda (per month)

    1,399 55% decrease since February 19, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Total S. Sudanese Refugees in Sudan

    821,368 No change since April 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugee Arrivals in Sudan (Cumulative per year)

    8,855 53% decrease since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugee Children in Sudan (since Jan 2017)

    425,600 3% decrease since February 3, 2020

    Source: UNICEF
  • S. Sudanese Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Ethiopia

    342,162 No change since April 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugee Arrivals in Ethiopia (per year)

    312 96% decrease since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugees in Gambella

    315,091 1% increase since January 31, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugee Arrivals in Gambella (per month)

    1,493 371% increase since February 29, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugee Arrivals in Gambella (per year)

    2,417 71% decrease since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Kenya

    122,256 No change since April 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugee Arrivals in Kenya (per year)

    1,143 89% decrease since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugees in DRC

    88,629 No change since April 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugee Arrivals in DRC (Cumulative per year)

    387 93% decrease since December 31, 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • S. Sudanese Refugees in Egypt

    19,818 No change since March 31, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • IDPs

    1,670,000 14% increase since December 31, 2019

    Source: IOM
  • Biometrically Registered IDPs

    919,098 3% decrease since March 31, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • Civilians in UNMISS Protection Sites

    181,231 No change since June 4, 2020

    Source: UNMISS
  • IDPs in Bentiu PoC

    111,766 No change since June 4, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • Population in Wau PoC Area Adjacent to UNMISS

    9,956 7% decrease since June 4, 2020

    Source: IOM
  • Refugees in South Sudan

    301,490 No change since April 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Sudanese Refugees in South Sudan

    279,173 No change since April 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • DRC Refugees in South Sudan

    15,775 No change since April 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Ethiopian Refugees in South Sudan

    4,162 No change since April 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • CAR Refugees in South Sudan

    2,036 No change since April 30, 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Humanitarian Access Incidents (per year)

    170 68% decrease since December 31, 2019

    Source: OCHA
  • Humanitarian Access Incidents (per month)

    51 27% decrease since February 29, 2020

    Source: OCHA
  • 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)

    10 60% decrease since December 31, 2019

  • Aid Workers Killed (per year)

    10 67% increase since December 31, 2019

  • People Received WFP Food Assistance (per month)

    2,500,000 4% increase since March 31, 2020

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

    259,000 19% decrease since December 31, 2018

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

    294,000 4355% increase since December 31, 2018

    Source: IDMC