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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Disaster Statistics

Data related to human and economic losses from disasters that have occurred between 1980 and 2010.

Natural Disasters from 1980 - 2010


Overview

No of events: 10
No of people killed: 7
Average killed per year: 0
No of people affected: 29,794
Average affected per year: 961
Economic Damage (US$ X 1,000): 42,600
Economic Damage per year (US$ X 1,000): 1,374


Natural Disaster Occurence Reported



Average Disaster Per Year

Drought: ...
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 0.10
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: 0.23
Wildfire: ...




Top 10 Natural Disasters Reported


Affected People

Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Storm 1980 20,500
Storm 2010 6,100
Storm 2004 1,004
Flood 1987 1,000
Storm 2005 530
Storm 1987 208
Flood 1992 200
Flood 1986 152
Storm 1999 100
Storm 2002 0

Killed People

Disaster Date Killed (no. of people)
Storm 2002 4
Flood 1992 3
Storm 1980 0
Flood 1986 0
Storm 1987 0
Flood 1987 0
Storm 2004 0
Storm 2005 0
Storm 2010 0
Storm 1999 0

Economic Damages

Disaster Date Cost (US$ X 1,000)
Storm 1980 16,300
Storm 2002 11,000
Storm 1987 5,300
Flood 1987 5,000
Storm 2004 5,000
Flood 1986 0
Storm 2005 0
Storm 2010 0
Flood 1992 0
Storm 1999 0



Statistics Per Event


Killed People

Drought: ...
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 1.00
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: 0.57
Wildfire: ...

Affected People

Drought: ...
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 450.67
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: 4,063.14
Wildfire: ...

Economic Damages

Drought: ...
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 1,666.67
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: 5,371.43
Wildfire: ...


Statistics By Disasters Type


Percentage of reported people killed by disaster type

Percentage of reported people affected by disaster type




Estimated economic damages reported by disaster type (US$ X 1,000)

*: Including tsunami


More information and data on: www.emdat.be/

Source of data: "EM-DAT: The OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database, Université catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Bel."
Data version: v11.08

Data displayed does not imply national endorsement