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Table 9 Population exposure at the regional 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

Countries Total population Population exposed % of the total population
Afghanistan 29,863,005 11,377,533 38
Bahrain 726,617 0 0
Djibouti 793,078 0 0
Egypt 74,032,884 1,218,398 2
Islamic Republic of Iran 69,515,206 40,181,472 58
Iraq 28,807,190 5,646,311 20
Jordan 5,702,776 106,953 2
Kuwait 2,686,873 44,791 2
Lebanon 3,576,818 955,908 27
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya 5,853,452 969,438 17
Morocco 31,478,460 1,207,577 4
Oman 2,566,981 339,985 13
Pakistan 157,935,075 55,730,556 35
Qatar 812,842 84 0
Saudi Arabia 24,573,100 1,154 0
Somalia 8,227,826 0 0
Sudan 36,232,945 0 0
Syrian Arab Republic 19,043,382 1,042,960 5
Tunisia 10,102,467 2,114,772 21
United Arab Emirates 4,495,823 302,013 7
West Bank and Gaza Strip 3,702,000 214,396 6
Yemen 20,974,655 0 0
  1. Country-level total and percentage of population exposed to a high or very high intensity level of multihazard in the EM Region and the West Bank and Gaza Strip territory.