Fast Facts : Syria Crisis

November 2019

UNICEF/Lebanon/2019/Modola

Highlights

Total number of Syrian children in need of assistance inside Syria and in refugee-host countries:

Over 7.5 million children, 5 million children inside Syria, 2.5 million in neighbouring countries

INSIDE SYRIA 

  • Total population
    19 million
  •  Population in need of assistance 
    11.7 million
  • People in hard-to-reach areas
    nearly 1.1 million
  • Children in hard-to-reach areas
    360,000
  •  Children in need of assistance
    5 million
  •  Internally displaced people
    6.2 million
  • Internally displaced children
    2.6 million

IN NEIGHBOURING COUNTRIES

  • Total registered refugees outside Syria
    over 5.6 million10
  • Total registered refugee children outside Syria
    over 2.5 million11
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Author

UNICEF MENA

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