NDRRMC Situation Report on the effects of typhoon Yolanda, November 18, 2013 (6:00 a.m.)

From the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council



3,976 dead

18,175 injured

1,598 missing

Number of affected areas

10,365 barangays in 44 provinces574 municipalities and 57 cities of Regions IV-A, IV-B, V, VI, VII, VIII, X, XI, and Caraga.

Evacuation centers

A total of 74,015 families are being served inside 1,550 evacuation centers. While 776,043 families who are not in evacuation centers, are also being served.

Damaged houses

There are currently 571,806 damaged houses (288,922 totally / 282,884 partially) tallied in the affected provinces.


As of 6:00 p.m., November 13, 2013 all bridges and roads that were previously affected are now passable.


Operations in Tacloban airport are still limited.

As of November 13, all airports under CAAP control are now operational.

Cost of damages

A total of P10,384,690,061 worth of damages (P1,295,508,600 to infrastructure and P9,089,181,461.00 to agriculture) were reported in Regions IV-A, IV-B, V, VI, VII, VIII, and Caraga.

A total of 155,366 hectares of agricultural land were affected. The estimated loss was P4,607,619,150.

Cost of damage to livestock P2,079,107,275

Cost of damage to fisheries P1,055,477,436

Cost of damage to irrigation facilities amounted to P212,700,000

Cost of damage to agricultural infrastructure P1,134,277,600

Power interruptions

Power outage is being experienced on various areas in the following provinces:

Palawan (4 towns unrestored)

Mindoro (1 town unrestored)

Masbate (4 towns unrestored)

Aklan (18 towns unrestored)

Antique (7 towns unrestored)

Iloilo (15 towns unrestored)

Capiz (21 towns unrestored)

Negros Occidental (6 towns unrestored)

Cebu (11 towns unrestored)

Bohol (37 towns unrestored)

All in Biliran, Leyte, Southern Leyte, Northern Samar, and Eastern Samar

Based on NGCP’s latest inspection, 566 transmission towers and poles are either leaning or toppled and 7 substations are affected which remained unenergized

Water supply

Municipality of Barbaza, Antique, and some municipalities/cities in Capiz and Iloilo, still do not have water supply.

Water supply in Leyte is sufficient as of November 15, 2013.


Globe, Sun Cellular, Smart and Talk N’ Text Services have been restored in the following provinces:

Province % with service
Smart and Sun Globe
Aklan 83% 56%
Antique 94% 56%
Biliran 38% no info given
Bohol 100% 92%
Capiz 65% 18%
Cebu 100% 85%
Eastern Samar 14% no info given
Guimaras 100% 80%
Iloilo 91% 73%
Leyte 53% 19%
Negros Occidental 94% 97%
Negros Oriental 100% 96%
Northern Samar 95% 25%
Samar 81% 33%
Southern Leyte 100% 82%
Palawan 100% no info given
Total 85% 57%

State of Calamity 

Dumangas, Iloilo (Res. No. 2013-188), Janiuay, Iloilo, and the Province of Antique (Res. No. 085-2013) were declared under a state of calamity.

Presidential Proclamation No.682 dated November 11, 2013, Declaring A State of National Calamity in Samar provinces, Leyte, Cebu, Iloilo, Capiz, Aklan, and Palawan.

Cost of assistance

A total of P158,161,345.47 worth of relief assistance was provided to affected families in Regions IV-A, IV-B, V, VI, VII, VII, X, XI, and CARAGA

DSWD (P64,730,688.22)

DOH (P21,657,044.38)

LGUs (36,862,394.33)

NGOs (P34,911,218.54)

Prepositioned and deployed assets

A total of 24,723 personnel, 1,297 vehicles98 seacrafts163 aircrafts, and other assets / equipment from National and Local Agencies, Responders and Volunteer Organizations were deployed to strategic areas to facilitate response and relief operations.