Djibouti: Inter-agency update for the response to the Yemeni situation #48 (1 – 31 October 2016)

Report
from UN High Commissioner for Refugees
Published on 31 Oct 2016

KEY FIGURES
3,815
Refugees currently hosted in Djibouti pending further physical verification exercises
1,673
Registered females.
1,376
Registered children and adolescents.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • According to the latest available statistics from IOM and the Government of Djibouti, a total of 36,162 persons of mixed nationalities have arrived in Djibouti as of end of July 2016 (since 26 March 2015). Of those, 19,636 persons (54 per cent) are Yemeni nationals, 14,562 (40 per cent) are transiting migrants and 1,964 persons (6 per cent) are Djiboutian returnees.
  • As at 31 October 2016, there are 3,815 refugees currently in Djibouti (pending forthcoming verification exercises in Obock town and Djibouti city). Markazi camp hosts around 1,400 refugees.