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UNMISS Facts and Figures

Current authorization until 30 November 2015
Security Council resolution 2223 (2015) PDF Document of 28 May 2015


Initially authorized

  • Up to 7,000 military personnel
  • Up to 900 civilian police personnel
  • An appropriate civilian component

Currently authorized [in accordance with S/RES/2155 (2014)]

  • Up to 12,500 military personnel
  • Up to 1,323 civilian police personnel (including Formed Police Units)
  • An appropriate civilian component

Current strength (31 March 2015)

  • 11,734 total uniformed personnel:
    • 10,539 troops
    • 187 military liaison officers
    • 1,008 police (including Formed Police Units)
  • 818 international civilian personnel*
  • 1,384 local civilian staff*
  • 406 United Nations Volunteers

*NB: Statistics for international and local civilians are as of 31 December 2014

Country contributors

Military personnel

Australia, Bangladesh,Benin, Bolivia, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, China, Denmark, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Fiji, Germany, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, India, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Republic of Korea, Republic of Moldova, Romania, Russian Federation, Rwanda, Senegal, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Togo, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United Republic of Tanzania, United States, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Police personnel

Albania, Argentina, Bangladesh, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, China, Ethiopia, Fiji, Germany, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Romania, Russian Federation, Rwanda, Samoa, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom,  United States, Zambia and Zimbabwe.


    16 troops

    1 police

    5 international civilian

    6 local civilians

    7 other

  • 35 total

Financial aspects

  • Method of financing: Assessment in respect of a Special Account
  • Approved budget (07/2014 – 06/2015): $1,097,315,100 [A/RES/69/17PDF Document]