Fatalities in non-state conflicts in Africa 2017

Number of fatalities in non-state conflicts in Africa in 2017, by conflict detail

Fatalities in non-state conflicts in Africa 2017 This statistic shows the total number of fatalities that occurred in African countries in non-state conflicts in 2017. The conflict between Benghazi Revolutionaries Shura Council and Forces of the House of Representatives, in Libya, caused 378 deaths in 2017. This was the second-most of any non-state conflict on the African continent in 2017.
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Number of fatalities in non-state conflicts in Africa in 2017, by conflict detail

Parties involvedFatalities
Central African Republic [anti-Balaka vs. UPC (Ali Darass Fulani supporters)] 392
Libya [Benghazi Revolutionaries Shura Council vs. Forces of the House of Representatives] 378
Central African Republic [anti-Balaka, FPRC-AK vs. FPRC] 367
DR Congo (Zaire) [Baluba vs. Batwa] 340
Ethiopia [Oromo vs. Somali (Ethiopia)] 276
South Sudan [Pakam Dinka vs. Rup Dinka] 172
Nigeria [Wanhihem community vs. Wanikade community] 150
DR Congo (Zaire) [NDC-R vs. Mayi Mayi Mazembe] 135
Nigeria [Bwatiye vs. Fulani] 109
South Sudan [Bor Dinka vs. Murle] 96
Nigeria [Jama'atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda'awati wal-Jihad vs. Yan Gora] 94
DR Congo (Zaire) [CMC vs. CNRD] 91
Central African Republic [anti-Balaka vs. MPC (Al Khatim rebels)] 79
South Sudan, Sudan [SPLM/A-North vs. SPLM/A-North - MA faction] 72
Nigeria [Fulani vs. Tiv] 68
Sudan [Ma'aliyah vs. Rizeigat Baggara] 68
Nigeria [Fulani vs. Irigwe] 66
Libya [BDB vs. Forces of the House of Representatives] 63
Central African Republic [anti-Balaka vs. Peuhl militia (Zemio)] 62
Cameroon [Comités locaux de vigilance vs. Jama'atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda'awati wal-Jihad] 62
Libya [Forces of the House of Representatives vs. IS] 59
DR Congo (Zaire) [Lulua-Luba vs. Chowe-Pende]58
Central African Republic [3R vs. anti-Balaka] 54
Central African Republic [anti-Balaka vs. FPRC] 54
Sudan [Hamar vs. Kababish] 53
Mali [CMA vs. GATIA] 47
Nigeria [Hausa vs. Yoruba] 46
South Sudan [Ayiel Dinka vs. Waat Dinka] 44
Nigeria [Deebam vs. NDV] 44
Libya [Operations Room Combating Daesh, Shuhada al-Wadi militia vs. Anas al-Dabbashi Brigade, Brigade 48] 43
South Sudan [Jalwau vs. Thiyic Dinka] 43
Sudan [Habaniya vs. Salamat Baggara] 41
Nigeria [Fulani vs. Mambila] 40
South Sudan [Bor Dinka vs. Mundari] 40
Somalia [Al-Shabaab vs. Aaro Aaro] 39
Nigeria [Fulani vs. Kadara] 37
Nigeria [Ikot-Offiong community vs. Oku Iboku community] 37
Mali [GATIA, MSA vs. IS] 36
Central African Republic [FPRC vs. UPC (Ali Darass Fulani supporters)] 33
South Sudan [Lou Nuer vs. Murle] 32
Sudan [Misseriya vs. Salamat Baggara] 32
Libya [Derna Mujahideen Shura Council vs. Forces of the House of Representatives] 31
Mali [Dogon vs. Fulani] 31
Sudan [Rizeigat Abbala vs. Zaghawa] 31
South Sudan [Aliap Dinka vs. Atuot Dinka] 30
Central African Republic [Anti-Balaka - Mokom, FPRC, MPC (Al Khatim rebels), RPRC vs. UPC (Ali Darass Fulani supporters)] 30
DR Congo (Zaire) [Bambuti, Batwa vs. Batabwa] 27
Mali [IS vs. MSA] 25
Chad [Toubou vs. Zaghawa] 25
Nigeria [Black Axe vs. Eyie] 25
Parties involvedFatalities
Central African Republic [anti-Balaka vs. UPC (Ali Darass Fulani supporters)] 392
Libya [Benghazi Revolutionaries Shura Council vs. Forces of the House of Representatives] 378
Central African Republic [anti-Balaka, FPRC-AK vs. FPRC] 367
DR Congo (Zaire) [Baluba vs. Batwa] 340
Ethiopia [Oromo vs. Somali (Ethiopia)] 276
South Sudan [Pakam Dinka vs. Rup Dinka] 172
Nigeria [Wanhihem community vs. Wanikade community] 150
DR Congo (Zaire) [NDC-R vs. Mayi Mayi Mazembe] 135
Nigeria [Bwatiye vs. Fulani] 109
South Sudan [Bor Dinka vs. Murle] 96
Nigeria [Jama'atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda'awati wal-Jihad vs. Yan Gora] 94
DR Congo (Zaire) [CMC vs. CNRD] 91
Central African Republic [anti-Balaka vs. MPC (Al Khatim rebels)] 79
South Sudan, Sudan [SPLM/A-North vs. SPLM/A-North - MA faction] 72
Nigeria [Fulani vs. Tiv] 68
Sudan [Ma'aliyah vs. Rizeigat Baggara] 68
Nigeria [Fulani vs. Irigwe] 66
Libya [BDB vs. Forces of the House of Representatives] 63
Central African Republic [anti-Balaka vs. Peuhl militia (Zemio)] 62
Cameroon [Comités locaux de vigilance vs. Jama'atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda'awati wal-Jihad] 62
Libya [Forces of the House of Representatives vs. IS] 59
DR Congo (Zaire) [Lulua-Luba vs. Chowe-Pende]58
Central African Republic [3R vs. anti-Balaka] 54
Central African Republic [anti-Balaka vs. FPRC] 54
Sudan [Hamar vs. Kababish] 53
Mali [CMA vs. GATIA] 47
Nigeria [Hausa vs. Yoruba] 46
South Sudan [Ayiel Dinka vs. Waat Dinka] 44
Nigeria [Deebam vs. NDV] 44
Libya [Operations Room Combating Daesh, Shuhada al-Wadi militia vs. Anas al-Dabbashi Brigade, Brigade 48] 43
South Sudan [Jalwau vs. Thiyic Dinka] 43
Sudan [Habaniya vs. Salamat Baggara] 41
Nigeria [Fulani vs. Mambila] 40
South Sudan [Bor Dinka vs. Mundari] 40
Somalia [Al-Shabaab vs. Aaro Aaro] 39
Nigeria [Fulani vs. Kadara] 37
Nigeria [Ikot-Offiong community vs. Oku Iboku community] 37
Mali [GATIA, MSA vs. IS] 36
Central African Republic [FPRC vs. UPC (Ali Darass Fulani supporters)] 33
South Sudan [Lou Nuer vs. Murle] 32
Sudan [Misseriya vs. Salamat Baggara] 32
Libya [Derna Mujahideen Shura Council vs. Forces of the House of Representatives] 31
Mali [Dogon vs. Fulani] 31
Sudan [Rizeigat Abbala vs. Zaghawa] 31
South Sudan [Aliap Dinka vs. Atuot Dinka] 30
Central African Republic [Anti-Balaka - Mokom, FPRC, MPC (Al Khatim rebels), RPRC vs. UPC (Ali Darass Fulani supporters)] 30
DR Congo (Zaire) [Bambuti, Batwa vs. Batabwa] 27
Mali [IS vs. MSA] 25
Chad [Toubou vs. Zaghawa] 25
Nigeria [Black Axe vs. Eyie] 25
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This statistic shows the total number of fatalities that occurred in African countries in non-state conflicts in 2017. The conflict between Benghazi Revolutionaries Shura Council and Forces of the House of Representatives, in Libya, caused 378 deaths in 2017. This was the second-most of any non-state conflict on the African continent in 2017.
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