In Mali, the number of individuals observed at 9 active Flow Monitoring Points in September 2017 was 6,872 (1,493 incoming and 5,379 outgoing). The daily average of observed individuals in September 2017 was 229 per day, an increase of 15% compared to the previous month. Malian, Guinean, Ivorian, Senegalese and Gambian nationals accounted for 85% of all migrants recorded. 83% of migrants observed were men (a decrease of 5% since September), and 7% of migrants were minors. The majority of migrants indicated their intention to travel to Algeria and Libya, and 42% expressed the wish to go to Europe, mainly Italy and Spain. Algeria, Mauritania, Burkina Faso and Niger are the main transit points after Mali.