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Sudan - 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: 77
No of people killed: 160,556
Average killed per year: 5,179
No of people affected: 33,540,012
Average affected per year: 1,081,936
Economic Damage (US$ X 1,000): 526,200
Economic Damage per year (US$ X 1,000): 16,974


Natural Disaster Occurence Reported



Average Disaster Per Year

Drought: 0.26
Earthquake*: 0.06
Epidemic: 1.00
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 0.94
Insect infestation: 0.16
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: 0.03
Wildfire: 0.03




Top 10 Natural Disasters Reported


Affected People

Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Drought 1991 8,600,000
Drought 1983 8,400,000
Drought 2009 4,300,000
Drought 1987 3,450,000
Flood 1988 2,500,000
Drought 2000 2,000,000
Flood 1998 1,000,000
Drought 1990 600,000
Flood 2007 565,335
Flood 2003 325,056

Killed People

Disaster Date Killed (no. of people)
Drought 1983 150,000
Epidemic 1988 2,770
Epidemic 1998 1,600
Epidemic 1998 1,373
Epidemic 1996 700
Epidemic 2006 476
Epidemic 2006 430
Epidemic 2007 430
Epidemic 2005 382
Epidemic 1999 210

Economic Damages

Disaster Date Cost (US$ X 1,000)
Flood 2007 300,000
Flood 2003 184,000
Flood 1998 40,000
Flood 2001 2,000
Flood 1993 200
Drought 1980 0
Flood 1983 0
Flood 1983 0
Drought 1983 0
Insect infestation 1986 0



Statistics Per Event


Killed People

Drought: 18,750.00
Earthquake*: 1.50
Epidemic: 315.13
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 24.28
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: 33.00
Wildfire: 47.00

Affected People

Drought: 3,438,750.00
Earthquake*: 4,007.50
Epidemic: 3,967.00
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 203,414.48
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: ...
Wildfire: ...

Economic Damages

Drought: ...
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 18,144.83
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: ...
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