Menu
Refugees from South Sudan

The boundaries and names shown and the designations used on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the United Nations

JSON 
 
Refugees and asylum-seekers from South Sudan - Total JSON 
93,564
Last updated 31 Jul 2018
Source - UNHCR 
Breakdown by Region JSON 
Location name Source Data date Population
Bas-Uele UNHCR 31 Dec 2017
  0.1%
49
Haut-Uele UNHCR 31 Jul 2018
  51.9%
48,549
Ituri UNHCR 31 Jul 2018
  48.0%
44,892
Kinshasa UNHCR 31 May 2018
  0.1%
50
Nord-Kivu 31 May 2018
  0.0%
24


Population Planning Figures JSON 
120,000
Last updated 31 Jan 2018
Source - UNHCR 
Refugees and aylum-seekers from South Sudan - Total JSON 
  Latest Documents
  • Download

    South Sudanese Refugees Situation

    document
    Statistics of Sudanese Refugees in DRC as of 31 July 2018
    Published: 31 July 2018 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 27 August 2018 (22 days ago)
  • Download

    South Sudan RRP – DRC 2017 End Year Report

    document
    Interagency report on the South Sudanese refugee response in DRC in 2017
    Published: 15 May 2018 (4 months ago)
    Uploaded: 15 May 2018 (4 months ago)
  • Download

    South Sudan RRP – DRC 2017 End Year Infographics

    document
    One page infographic on the South Sudanese refugee response in DRC in 2017
    Published: 15 May 2018 (4 months ago)
    Uploaded: 15 May 2018 (4 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC Operational Update - March 2018

    document
    UNHCR DRC Operational Update - March 2018
    Published: 31 March 2018 (5 months ago)
    Uploaded: 17 April 2018 (5 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC - Monthly Statistics - South Sudanese Refugees - March 2018

    document
    UNHCR DRC - Monthly Statistics - South Sudanese Refugees - March 2018
    Published: 31 March 2018 (5 months ago)
    Uploaded: 17 April 2018 (5 months ago)
  • Download

    South Sudan RRP – DRC 2017 End Year Infographics

    document
    One page infographic on the South Sudanese refugee response in DRC in 2017
    Published: 15 May 2018 (4 months ago)
    Uploaded: 15 May 2018 (4 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC Monthly Statistics - South Sudanese Refugees - February 2018

    document
    UNHCR DRC Monthly Statistics - South Sudanese Refugees - February 2018
    Published: 28 February 2018 (6 months ago)
    Uploaded: 19 March 2018 (5 months ago)
  • Download

    RRRP 2017 South Sudan Situation Mid Year Update DRC at a glance

    document
    RRRP 2017 South Sudan Situation Mid Year Update DRC at a glance
    Published: 16 October 2017 (11 months ago)
    Uploaded: 16 October 2017 (11 months ago)
  • Download

    RRRP 2017 South Sudan Situation Mid Year Update Regional level at a glance

    document
    RRRP 2017 South Sudan Situation Mid Year Update Regional level at a glance
    Published: 16 October 2017 (11 months ago)
    Uploaded: 16 October 2017 (11 months ago)
  • Download

    South Sudan Regional Refugee Response Plan Funding snapshot as of 1 June 2017

    document
    South Sudan Regional Refugee Response Plan Funding snapshot as of 1 June 2017
    Published: 1 June 2017 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 13 June 2017 (1 year ago)
  • Download

    South Sudanese Refugees Situation

    document
    Statistics of Sudanese Refugees in DRC as of 31 July 2018
    Published: 31 July 2018 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 27 August 2018 (22 days ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR South Sudan situation - Regional Overview of Population of Concern (15 June 2017)

    document
    Published: 10 July 2017 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 10 July 2017 (1 year ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC - SSD Refugee Location Map

    document
    UNHCR DRC - SSD Refugee Location Map
    Published: 22 May 2017 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 22 May 2017 (1 year ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR South Sudan situation - Regional Overview of Population of Concern (15 April 2017)

    document
    Published: 4 May 2017 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 4 May 2017 (1 year ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC SSD Refugee Locations Map

    document
    UNHCR DRC SSD Refugee Locations Map
    Published: 19 April 2017 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 19 April 2017 (1 year ago)
  • Download

    South Sudan RRP – DRC 2017 End Year Report

    document
    Interagency report on the South Sudanese refugee response in DRC in 2017
    Published: 15 May 2018 (4 months ago)
    Uploaded: 15 May 2018 (4 months ago)
  • Download

    South Sudan RRP – DRC 2017 End Year Infographics

    document
    One page infographic on the South Sudanese refugee response in DRC in 2017
    Published: 15 May 2018 (4 months ago)
    Uploaded: 15 May 2018 (4 months ago)
  • Download

    South Sudan Regional Refugee Response Plan (RRRP) 2018

    document
    Regional Refugee Response Plan (RRRP) 2018
    Published: 20 February 2018 (6 months ago)
    Uploaded: 7 February 2018 (7 months ago)
  • Download

    Revised South Sudan Situation Regional Refugee Response Plan 2016 - August 2016

    document
    Published: 23 September 2016 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 23 September 2016 (1 year ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC Operational Update - March 2018

    document
    UNHCR DRC Operational Update - March 2018
    Published: 31 March 2018 (5 months ago)
    Uploaded: 17 April 2018 (5 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC Operational Update 1 - 15 March 2018

    document
    UNHCR DRC Operational Update 1 - 15 March 2018
    Published: 16 March 2018 (6 months ago)
    Uploaded: 27 March 2018 (5 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC Country Report 1 - 15 February 2018

    document
    UNHCR DRC Country Report 1 - 15 February 2018
    Published: 16 February 2018 (7 months ago)
    Uploaded: 8 March 2018 (6 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC Operational Update - February 2018

    document
    UNHCR DRC Operational Update - February 2018
    Published: 28 February 2018 (6 months ago)
    Uploaded: 19 March 2018 (5 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC Country Report - January 2018

    document
    UNHCR DRC Country Report - January 2018
    Published: 31 January 2018 (7 months ago)
    Uploaded: 1 March 2018 (6 months ago)
  • Download

    D R Congo Factsheet - December 2017

    document
    D R Congo Factsheet - December 2017
    Published: 31 December 2017 (8 months ago)
    Uploaded: 1 February 2018 (7 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR South Sudan Situation Regional Update - 31 Jan 2017

    document
    Published: 20 February 2017 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 20 February 2017 (1 year ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC - Monthly Statistics - South Sudanese Refugees - March 2018

    document
    UNHCR DRC - Monthly Statistics - South Sudanese Refugees - March 2018
    Published: 31 March 2018 (5 months ago)
    Uploaded: 17 April 2018 (5 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC Monthly Statistics - South Sudanese Refugees - February 2018

    document
    UNHCR DRC Monthly Statistics - South Sudanese Refugees - February 2018
    Published: 28 February 2018 (6 months ago)
    Uploaded: 19 March 2018 (5 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC Monthly Statistics - December 2017

    document
    UNHCR DRC Monthly Statistics - December 2017
    Published: 2 February 2018 (7 months ago)
    Uploaded: 2 February 2018 (7 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC Monthly Statistics - January 2018

    document
    UNHCR DRC Monthly Statistices - South Sudanese Refugees - January 2018
    Published: 31 January 2018 (7 months ago)
    Uploaded: 1 March 2018 (6 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC Monthly Statistics - South Sudanese Refugees - November 2017

    document
    UNHCR DRC Monthly Statistics - South Sudanese Refugees - November 2017
    Published: 21 December 2017 (8 months ago)
    Uploaded: 21 December 2017 (8 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC Operational Update - March 2018

    document
    UNHCR DRC Operational Update - March 2018
    Published: 31 March 2018 (5 months ago)
    Uploaded: 17 April 2018 (5 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC Operational Update 1 - 15 March 2018

    document
    UNHCR DRC Operational Update 1 - 15 March 2018
    Published: 16 March 2018 (6 months ago)
    Uploaded: 27 March 2018 (5 months ago)
  • Download

    South Sudan Regional Refugee Response Plan (RRRP) 2018

    document
    Regional Refugee Response Plan (RRRP) 2018
    Published: 20 February 2018 (6 months ago)
    Uploaded: 7 February 2018 (7 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC Country Report 1 - 15 February 2018

    document
    UNHCR DRC Country Report 1 - 15 February 2018
    Published: 16 February 2018 (7 months ago)
    Uploaded: 8 March 2018 (6 months ago)
  • Download

    UNHCR DRC Country Report - December 2017

    document
    UNHCR DRC Country Report - December 2017
    Published: 2 February 2018 (7 months ago)
    Uploaded: 2 February 2018 (7 months ago)
  • RRP Financial Information - DRC (2018)
    $54,790,001
    Total appeal
    Date of Funding Data 18 July 2018 (2 months ago)
      News
    ...

    South Sudan refugees in Congo make market vibrant success

    UNHCR, 14 Feb 2018

    From food to furniture, clothing to haircuts, the bustling market in the settlement of Meri in the rural northeast of the Democratic Republic of the Congo is a colourful example of refugees’ resourcefulness and how they can contribute to the local economy. Read more

    ...

    Refugee crisis in South Sudan now world’s fastest growing

    UNHCR, 17 Mar 2017

    GENEVA – Driven by fresh fighting, horrendous acts of violence and facing drought and famine, thousands of people are fleeing South Sudan, making it the world’s fastest growing refugee crisis. Total displacement from South Sudan into the surrounding region has now reached 1.6 million people, an a... Read more

    ...

    South Sudan fighting sees more refugees fleeing into Uganda than in the first 6 months of 2016

    UNHCR, 26 Jul 2016

    Fighting in South Sudan that broke out on 8 July between rival factions loyal to Salva Kiir and Riek Machar has to date forced 37,491 people to flee the country to Uganda. To put this in context: In the past three weeks there have been more refugee arrivals in Uganda than in the entire first six mon... Read more

    ...

    UNHCR warns South Sudanese refugees need urgent aid

    Press TV, 26 Jul 2016

    An estimated 26000 South Sudanese refugees have crossed into Uganda following political tensions and armed conflict in their country. The United Nations refugee officials say more people are arriving in Uganda on a daily basis while the country has difficulty providing them with ample food and shelt... Read more

    ...

    UN: Tens of thousands fleeing violence in South Sudan

    Deutsche Welle, 24 Jul 2016

    Over 26,000 South Sudanese refugees displaced by violence crossed the border into Uganda this month, reported the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) on Friday. "Since fighting erupted on July 7 … 26,468 people have crossed into Uganda's northern region," UN refugee agency spokesman Andreas Nee... Read more

      Highlights
    Two new school buildings, one in Biringi and one in Aba (Meri), were handed over to the local authorities. At Kaka site, the primary school newly renovated and equipped by UNHCR was operational.
    28 Feb 2018
    An increasing number of arrivals came to be registered in Biringi site near Aru (Ituri Province), thanks to sensitization campaign led by Congolese authorities and UNHCR.
    31 Jan 2018
    A first batch of newly constructed emergency shelters (192) were handed over to South Sudanese refugees in the new site of Kaka (Haut – Uele Province).
    31 Dec 2017
    A primary school and health post were inaugurated at the Biringi refugee site and handed over to local authorities to benefit both refugee and host community.
    31 Oct 2017
    Une école primaire et un poste de santé ont été inaugurés au site de Biringi et remis aux autorités locales au bénéfice des communautés réfugiés et hôte.
    31 Oct 2017