Camp Profile: Tel Samen, Ar-Raqqa Governorate, Syria, March 2021

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Background and Methodology

Tel Samen is an informal internally displaced person (IDP) camp in Ar-Raqqa governorate. This profile provides an overview of humanitarian conditions in Tel Samen camp. Primary data was collected through household surveys from 15-16 March 2021. Households were randomly sampled to a 95% confidence level and 10% margin of error based on population figures provided by camp management. A key informant (KI) interview with camp managers in March 2021 have been used to support and triangulate some of the findings collected through household surveys. At the time of data collection, the camp was managed by a non-governmental organisation (NGO).

Camp Overview

Number of individuals: 3,701

Number of households: 727

Number of shelters: 802

First arrivals: November 2019

Camp area: 0.14km²