Japan earthquake and tsunami situation reports

6 July 2011

Summary of current situation

A 9.0-magnitude earthquake occurred on 11 March at 05:46:23 GMT, off the northeast coast of Honshu, Japan. As of 5 July, almost four months after the disaster, the number of deaths stands at 15 534 and missing at 7092. These numbers have largely stabilized since the last situation report on 8 June. The majority of deaths were from Miyagi (9293), Iwate (4575) and Fukushima (1600) prefectures. As of 16 June (latest data available), a total of 112 405 persons remain displaced.

Health situation monitoring, needs and risk assessments and response in the earthquake and tsunami affected areas are ongoing.

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