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UNMISS Facts and Figures

Current authorization until 15 December 2017
Security Council resolution 2327 (2016) PDF Document of 16 December 2016


Initially authorized

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

Currently authorized

  • Up to 17,000 troops, including 4,000 for the Regional Protection Force
  • Increasing the police ceiling to 2,101 police personnel, including individual police officers, formed police units and 78 corrections officers
  • Requesting the Secretary-General to take the necessary steps to expedite force and asset generation

View the peacekeeping factsheet to see the number of personnel currently deployed.

Country contributors


Financial aspects

  • Method of financing: Assessment in respect of a Special Account
  • Approved budget (07/2017 – 06/2018):  $1,071,000,000  (A/RES/71/24PDF Document)