Sudan_Weekly Displacement_Snapshot (3) 08 September 2023


Public Dataset


DTM Sudan,
  • Mobility Tracking
  • Baseline Assessment
Period Covered
May 19 2023 -
Sep 08 2023
Overview From 15 April 2023, armed clashes erupted between the Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) and the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) in multiple cities across Sudan. Clashes initially took place in cities across Northern and Khartoum states, later spreading across the Darfur and Kordofan regions. Highlights - DTM Sudan estimates that 4,118,119 Individuals (822,894 Households) have been recently internally displaced. The IDP caseload has been observed in in 3,855 locations across all of Sudan’s 18 states. - The highest proportions of IDPs have been observed in River Nile (12.24%), South Darfur (11.74%), East Darfur (11.50%), Northern (8.87%), Sennar (7.79%), and North Darfur (7.05%). - Field teams report that the IDPs observed were originally displaced from eight states. The majority (2,856,755 IDPs, 69.37%) have been reportedly displaced from Khartoum state; followed by South Darfur (14.79%), North Darfur (7.85%), Central Darfur (3.74%), West Darfur (3.23%), South Kordofan (0.56%), North Kordofan (0.45%), and Aj Jazirah (0.01%). - DTM also reports the Mixed Cross-Border Movements of 1,130,516 individuals into neighbouring countries.
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The current dataset covers the following administrative boundaries