Ethiopia: Melkadida Camp Snapshot (April 2013)
Pattern in Population Change
Already established camp received influx from Somalia in January 2011 and most recently in April/May 2011.
Areas of Origin
66% are from Gedo, 19% are from Bay and the rest of the population is from various other locations in Somalia.
55% are May May speakers from Rahanweyn clan, 30% are Mahatiri speakers from Maheren clan and the remaining are from various other Somali clans.
Pastoralists (livestock herding: goats, camels, cows, sheep and donkeys); some professionals from Mogadishu