Of the estimated 15.6 million people living in the 7 governorates of Northern Syria:
- 10.5 million people live in areas where access to essential goods and services and security is considerably compromised, leaving them at elevated risk of harm and in need of assistance.
2.7 million are internally displaced
7.4 million people live in areas where WASH services and goods are insufficient.
Joint Rapid Assessment in Northern Syria (J-RANS) January 2013
- Executive Summary -
This survey covered 45% of the six northern governorates, representing 34% of the total population, and found:
• 3.4 million people in urgent need of humanitarian assistance
• 1.1 million internally displaced people