Summary – Peshawar

Pakistanis: 1,048,621
Afghan refugees: 372,091
26%
Urban Afghan refugees: 269,583
(72%)
Unregistered Afghans (estimated): 250,000
Religious composition: Sunni 90%
  Shia 10%
Main areas of Origin: East, west, south, central & northern Afghanistan
Ethnicities of Afghans: Pashtun: 88%
  Tajik: 6%
  Turkmen: 1.2%
  Pashai: 1%
  Hazara: 0.6%
  Uzbek: 0.3%
  Others: 3.3%
Housing situation: Majority living in rented houses while a small number have leased lands and have constructed their own shelters.
Additional Observations: Frequent / seasonal cross border movement towards Afghanistan

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