DJIBOUTI

Djibuti

Djibouti is a multiethnic country. The two largest ethnic groups are:

  • The Issa Somali (60%)
  • and the Afar (35%).

The Somali clan component is mainly composed of the Issas, in addition to smaller numbers of Gadabuursi. Both are sub-clans of the larger Dir; the Issas form part of the Madoobe Dir, while the Gadabuursi are part of the Madaluug Dir.

Top Tribes


Afar

Issa

Other Tribes


Somalis