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Table 1 Geographic distribution of older Syrian survey respondents and estimated number of older Syrian refugees registered or awaiting registration with UNHCR as of March 29 2013

From: Health status and health needs of older refugees from Syria in Lebanon

Region Syrian survey respondents (n) UNHCR estimated refugees 60 years or older* (n)
Bekaa 70% (117) 34% (3837)
North 12% (20) 34% (3777)
Beirut/Mt. Lebanon 11% (18) 17% (1942)
South 7% (12) 14% (1601)
Total 100% (167) 100% (11157)
  1. *Estimates of older refugees registered or awaiting registration with UNHCR assumes the age distribution of Syrian refugees does not vary by geographic region in Lebanon.