A field verification was conducted between August 16 and August 17, covering 47 upazilas in 10 districts as shown in the map. Respondents evaluated the overall impact and observed damages across different sectors. The results are presented in this version.
Priority 1 1.4 million extreme poor
Households within this classification reside in flood affected areas which are already identified by the government.
These areas are identified as the upazilas which are with the highest proportion of people under the lower poverty line, indicating the likely highest level of vulnerability in flood context.
Among the 1.9 million people (356,000 households), 320,000 (64,000 households) were identified as poor.
Priority 2 1.7 million extreme poor