The UN estimates that 11.8 million people were affected by the disaster, including over 920,000 uprooted from their homes. More than 4,400 deaths have been reported so far. The Philippine island of Cebu is receiving thousands of evacuees from worst effected areas, including Tacloban and Samar. UNHCR
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