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Sweden - 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: 9
No of people killed: 22
Average killed per year: 1
No of people affected: 350
Average affected per year: 11
Economic Damage (US$ X 1,000): 2,975,800
Economic Damage per year (US$ X 1,000): 95,994


Natural Disaster Occurence Reported



Average Disaster Per Year

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




Top 10 Natural Disasters Reported


Affected People

Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Epidemic 2002 350
Flood 1985 0
Storm 2002 0
Epidemic 2003 0
Storm 2005 0
Extreme temp. 2005 0
Storm 1990 0
Storm 1990 0
Storm 1999 0

Killed People

Disaster Date Killed (no. of people)
Flood 1985 11
Storm 2005 7
Storm 1999 3
Storm 2002 1
Epidemic 2002 0
Epidemic 2003 0
Extreme temp. 2005 0
Storm 1990 0
Storm 1990 0

Economic Damages

Disaster Date Cost (US$ X 1,000)
Storm 2005 2,800,000
Storm 1999 160,000
Flood 1985 5,800
Storm 1990 5,000
Storm 1990 5,000
Epidemic 2002 0
Storm 2002 0
Epidemic 2003 0
Extreme temp. 2005 0



Statistics Per Event


Killed People

Drought: ...
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 11.00
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: 2.20
Wildfire: ...

Affected People

Drought: ...
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: 175.00
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: ...
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: ...
Wildfire: ...

Economic Damages

Drought: ...
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 5,800.00
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: 594,000.00
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