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UNOCI Facts and Figures

Current authorization until 30 June 2016
Security Council resolution 2226 PDF Document of 25 June 2015

Strength

Initial authorization (4 April 2004 - 23 June 2005)

Security Council resolution S/RES/1528 PDF Document of 27 February 2004

  • 6,910 total uniformed personnel, including
    • 6,240 troops;
    • 200 military observers;
    • 120 staff officers;
    • 350 police officers.

Since then, the authorized strength of UNOCI has been reviewed and changed by the Security Council on a number of occasions, depending on the situation in the country and the needs of the mission.

Current authorization

Security Council resolution 2162 PDF Document of 25 June 2014

  • 6,945 total uniformed personnel, including
    • 5,245 troops and staff officers;
    • 192 military observers;
    • 1,500 police personnel and 8 customs officers.

Current strength (31 March 2015)

  • 7,511 total uniformed personnel including
    • 5,883 troops;
    • 179 military observer;
    • 1,499 police (including formed units)
  • 328 international civilian personnel*
  • 685 local staff*
  • 154 United Nations Volunteers

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

Country contributors

Military personnel

Bangladesh, Benin, Bolivia, Brazil, Cameroon, - Central African Republic, Chad, China, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, France, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, India, Ireland, Jordan, Malawi, Morocco, Namibia, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Republic of Korea, Republic of Moldova, Romania, Russian Federation, Senegal, Serbia, Spain, Thailand, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, Yemen andZambia.

Police personnel

Argentina, Bangladesh, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Djibouti, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, France, Ghana, Guinea, Jordan, Madagascar, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Rwanda, Senegal, Switzerland, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, Uruguay, Vanuatu and Yemen.

Fatalities

    94 troops
  • 18 police
  • 2 military observer
  • 6 international civilian
  • 12 local civilian
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  • 132 total

Financial aspects

  • Method of financing: Assessment in respect of a Special Account
  • Approved budget (07/2014 - 06/2015): $493,570,300 [A/C.5/69/17PDF Document]