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Sub-Regional Natural Disasters - Total Affected People

Variable: Natural Disasters - Total Affected People
Units: Number of People
Data Source: EM-DAT: The OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database (Data as of December 2001)
Data Provider: The OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database - www.cred.be/emdat - Université Catholique de Louvain - Brussels - Belgium
Years: 1975-2000
Copyright c 2001 United Nations Environment Programme/DEWA/GRID-Geneva

GEO REGION
GEO SUBREGION
1975
1980
1985
1990
1995
2000
Africa Central Africa 0 0 1500500 27500 84685 300
Africa Eastern Africa 16000 685000 28000 6850000 1303150 17421775
Africa Northern Africa 157000 930407 15000 706000 41069 701585
Africa Southern Africa 75000 6000000 4426000 3882868 7144704 3557049
Africa Western Africa 335000 1450000 4156972 3600000 956906 10959
Africa Western Indian Ocean 836308 7000 35000 250000 0 1338099
Asia + Pacific Australia + New Zealand 0 2940 370 6000 2681939 1550
Asia + Pacific Central Asia 0 0 8080 21516 0 3519500
Asia + Pacific NW Pacific + East Asia 5608 144685 267038 48723867 140132472 33471717
Asia + Pacific South Asia 34077000 46894140 13568957 11101016 58714394 176721647
Asia + Pacific South East Asia 3005416 18883637 4872316 9384613 41928578 14424916
Asia + Pacific South Pacific 23000 35250 223650 205107 0 5000
Europe Central Europe 1053372 69600 7276 5320 79754 98714
Europe Eastern Europe 0 0 10000 0 1662493 3722867
Europe Western Europe 0 429930 616 203277 6436127 80271
Latin America + Caribbean Caribbean 0 465516 502961 14500 262676 1875
Latin America + Caribbean Meso America 0 147710 142204 186920 205814 157968
Latin America + Caribbean South America 828600 365138 3424232 2630595 458719 1129262
North America North America 540 125070 21800 30 98057 68873
Polar Antarctic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Polar Arctic 0 0 0 0 0 0
West Asia Arabian Peninsula 50000 0 5000 0 0 0
West Asia Mashriq 0 0 0 0 0 479212

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