Turkey — Flow Monitoring Survey Field Observations (December — February 2018)
DTM Flow Monitoring Survey (FMS) was launched in Turkey in November 2016 as part of IOM Migrants’ Presence Monitoring Programme by DTM Turkey team. This observation report is part of FMS report and contains findings from the responses collected in the period between 11 December 2017- 11 February 2018 by 49 IOM field staff in the provinces of Edirne, İzmir, Kocaeli, Bursa, Bilecik, Samsun, Mersin, Gaziantep, Şanlıurfa and Van. 3,173 interviews were conducted in 14 provinces. The survey gathers information about migrants’ profiles, including age, gender, areas of origin, levels of education and employment status before migration, key transit points on their route, cost of the journey, reasons for moving and intentions.