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French Polynesia - 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: 6
No of people killed: 31
Average killed per year: 1
No of people affected: 8,972
Average affected per year: 289
Economic Damage (US$ X 1,000): 48,000
Economic Damage per year (US$ X 1,000): 1,548


Natural Disaster Occurence Reported



Average Disaster Per Year

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




Top 10 Natural Disasters Reported


Affected People

Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Storm 1983 5,050
Storm 2010 3,411
Mass mov. wet 1998 500
Mass mov. wet 1998 11
Storm 1983 0
Mass mov. wet 1987 0

Killed People

Disaster Date Killed (no. of people)
Mass mov. wet 1998 13
Mass mov. wet 1987 10
Storm 1983 6
Storm 1983 1
Storm 2010 1
Mass mov. wet 1998 0

Economic Damages

Disaster Date Cost (US$ X 1,000)
Storm 1983 21,000
Storm 1983 16,000
Storm 2010 11,000
Mass mov. wet 1987 0
Mass mov. wet 1998 0
Mass mov. wet 1998 0



Statistics Per Event


Killed People

Drought: ...
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: ...
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: 7.67
Volcano: ...
Storm: 2.67
Wildfire: ...

Affected People

Drought: ...
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: ...
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: 170.33
Volcano: ...
Storm: 2,820.33
Wildfire: ...

Economic Damages

Drought: ...
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: ...
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: 16,000.00
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