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Central African Republic - Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #3, Fiscal Year (FY) 2022



4.9 MILLION Estimated Population of CAR
OCHA – February 2022

3.1 MILLION Estimated Number of People in Need of Humanitarian Assistance
OCHA – February 2022

2.2 MILLION Number of People Requiring Emergency Food Aid Through August
IPC – April 2022

658,036 Number of IDPs in CAR
CMP – April 2022

740,000 Number of Refugees from CAR in Neighboring Countries
UNHCR – January 2022


  • More than 2.2 million people across CAR will likely require emergency food assistance through at least August primarily due to widespread insecurity and elevated food prices.

  • The UN recorded nearly 70 security incidents impacting humanitarian organizations between January and May, resulting in one death and 16 injuries.

  • More than 30 attacks and accidents involving mines and other explosives led to eight civilian deaths and 29 injuries during the first five months of 2022, resulting in heightened protection concerns and limited humanitarian access.