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UNOCI Facts and Figures

Current authorization until 30 June 2015
Security Council resolution 2162 PDF Document of 25 June 2014

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 [the following troop/police levels should be reached by 30 June 2015]

  • 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 May 2014)

  • 8,919 total uniformed personnel including
    • 7,347 troops;
    • 198 military observer;
    • 1,374 police (including formed units)
  • 381 international civilian personnel*
  • 750 local staff*
  • 150 United Nations Volunteers

*NB: Statistics for international and local civilians are as of 30 April 2014

Country contributors

Military personnel

Bangladesh, Benin, Bolivia, Brazil, Cameroon, 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, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Ukraine, United Republic of Tanzania, Uruguay, Yemen, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

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, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Rwanda, Senegal, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, Uruguay, Vanuatu and Yemen.

Fatalities

  • 82 troops
  • 17 police
  • 2 military observer
  • 6 international civilian
  • 12 local civilian
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  • 119 total

Financial aspects

  • Method of financing: Assessment in respect of a Special Account
  • Approved budget (1 July 2013 - 30 June 2014): $584,487,000 [A/C.5/68/21 PDF Document]