Sudan_Weekly Displacement_Snapshot (1) 26-August-2023


Public Dataset


DTM Sudan,
  • Mobility Tracking
  • Baseline Assessment
Period Covered
May 19 2023 -
Aug 27 2023
From 15 April 2023, armed clashes erupted between the Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) and the Rapid Support Forces (RSF). As a result of the military clashes, DTM Sudan estimates that 3,801,754 Individuals (759,651 Households) have been recently internally displaced. The IDP caseload has been observed in all of Sudan’s in 3,428 locations across all of Sudan’s 18 states.1 The highest proportions of IDPs have been observed in River Nile (13.47%), East Darfur (10.39%), Northern (9.58%), South Darfur (8.42%), Sennar (7.67%), and White Nile (7.49%). Field teams report that the IDPs observed were originally displaced from eight states, the majority (2,766,600 IDPs, 72.77%) have been reportedly displaced from Khartoum state; followed by North Darfur (7.63%), South Darfur (9.39%), West Darfur (3.52%), Central Darfur (4.93%), North Kordofan (0.45%), South Kordofan (1.30%), and Aj Jazirah (0.01%). DTM Sudan also estimates that approximately 2.84% of the IDP caseload are non-Sudanese nationals. In addition to the internal displacement, the conict in Sudan has caused the Mixed Cross-Border Movements of 1,072,804 individuals into neighbouring countries namely Egypt, Libya, Chad, Central African Republic, South Sudan and Ethiopia. 67% of arrivals tracked in those countries were Sudanese nationals and 33% estimated foreign nationals and returnees. The majority of arrivals were reported in Chad (41.4%), Egypt (26.6%),3 and South Sudan (22.7%).
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Administrative boundaries with available data

The current dataset covers the following administrative boundaries