DSWD DROMIC Report #11 on Tropical Depression “Agaton” as of 12 January 2018, 6PM
On 01 January 2018, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) east southeast of Surigao City has developed into a Tropical Depression and was named "Agaton". Which heavily affected the Regions of MIMAROPA, Region VI, Region VII, Region VIII and CARAGA.
Status of Affected Families / Persons
18,513 families or 83,772 persons are affected in 267 barangays in Regions MIMAROPA, VI, VII, VIII, X, and CARAGA (see Table 1; details are in Annex A).
Status of IDPs Inside Evacuation Centers
A total of 303 families or 1,198 persons are currently staying inside 10 evacuation centers in Regions VI, VII, and X (see Table 2; details are in Annex B).
Status of IDPs Outside Evacuation Centers
A total of 86 families or 280 persons are currently staying with relatives in Region VI (see Table 3; details are in Annex B).
There is a total of 138 damaged houses; of which, 36 are totally damaged, while 102 are partially damaged (see Table 4; details are in Annex C).
Cost of Assistance
A total of ₱2,027,352.50 have been provided to the Affected Families; of which, ₱1,165,195.50 came from the DSWD, ₱836,957.00 came from LGUs, and ₱25,200.00 came from NGOs (see Table 5; details are in Annex C).