Between 1st Aug and 12th Oct 2012, displacements were mainly recorded in South Central with approximately 34,000 out of a total 36,000 displacements recorded in all three zones. 22,100 displaced people reported insecurity as the major cause of displacement in South Central (mainly in Juba Hoose asa result of the AMISOM/SNAF offensive) followed by, Cross-border movement (4,600), Lack of livelihood (2,800), IDP temporary return (1,900). The movements originated mainly from Juba Hoose (17,000), Shabelle Hoose (3,900), Gedo (2,000) and Banadir (1,500) regions. Thetop three regions people moved to were, Juba Hoose (9,200), Gedo (8,000), Banadir (7,500) among other regions.
Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees