DEMOGRAPHICS
Arrivals

Refugee, Asylum seeker, and Stateless people make up 5% of the Egyptian population

*Data sources: UNHCR: Egypt; Macrotrends: Egypt Refugee Statistics

Language Spoken
  • Amharic
  • Arabic (dialects)
  • Dinka
  • French
  • Fur
  • Masalit
  • Oromo
  • Somali
  • Tigray
  • Tigrinya
  • Zaghawa
ECONOMIC CONTRIBUTION
48%
Target population earning consistent minimum wage
SOCIO-FAMILIAL CONTRIBUTION
Unaccompanied Children Hosted by State
63,643
School-aged Children
"Even though our journey was so hard, I brought my Koran and my prayer rug with me. I carried them on my back."

January 9, 2021

"Refugee families have had a very difficult time sending their children back to school because they cannot afford the school fees at the private schools their children have to attend..."

Volunteers
Erica
Community Programs Coordinator, Egypt
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