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Facts & Figures: Syria refugee crisis & international resettlement

Headline Title:  Facts & Figures: Syria refugee crisis & international resettlement 05 December 2014 Refugees in the region3.8 million refugees from Syria (95 per cent) are in just five countries Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq and Egypt:Lebanon hosts 1.1 million refugees registered with UNHCR, which amounts to around 26 per cent of the country’s populationJordan hosts 618,615 registered refugees, which amounts to 9.8 per cent of the populationTurkey hosts 1.6 million refugees, which amounts to 2.4 per cent of the populationIraq hosts 225,373 registered refugees, which amounts…

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