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Table 11 Population exposure at the sub national level

From: Modelling the spatial distribution of five natural hazards in the context of the WHO/EMRO Atlas of Disaster Risk as a step towards the reduction of the health impact related to disasters

Province Total population Population exposed Percentage of the total population (province level) Percentage of the total population (country level)
Tehran 12,030,891 7,547,300 63 19
Khuzestan 4,281,555 3,311,495 77 8
East Azarbayejan 3,837,415 3,051,983 80 8
Mazandaran 3,023,111 2,661,996 88 7
Gilan 2,574,801 2,284,661 89 6
Khorasan 7,026,625 2,228,333 32 6
Fars 4,439,231 2,091,992 47 5
West Azarbayejan 2,899,891 1,824,729 63 5
Kermansha 2,064,701 1,553,533 75 4
Golestan 1,652,543 1,442,763 87 4
  1. Total population, population exposed and percentage of the total population (province and country level) for the 10 province with the highest number of inhabitants exposed to a high or very high level of multihazard