South Sudan: Bentiu & Rubkona Collective Centres (Rubkona County, Unity State) - March 2019 Headcount Data Collection

Between 26 and 29 March 2019, DRC Roving CCCM team conducted a planned, quarterly headcount in Bentiu and Rubkona collective centres.

The following key points were found:

• There are 6 collectives centres in Bentiu and Rubkona towns, compared to 12 in 2018
• The overall headcount was 1,313 individuals
• There is a decrease of 57 individuals since December 2018 headcount
• Most of the IDPs state they are originally from Rubkona county
• The key reasons for remaining in the collective centres were access to food, feeling of safety, and no other options
• The greatest needs of the IDPs were stated as shelter / NFI, education and protection