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Bosnia and Herzegovina - 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: 18
No of people killed: 16
Average killed per year: 1
No of people affected: 403,208
Average affected per year: 13,007
Economic Damage (US$ X 1,000): 298,000
Economic Damage per year (US$ X 1,000): 9,613


Natural Disaster Occurence Reported



Average Disaster Per Year

Drought: 0.06
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: 0.03
Extreme temp: 0.10
Flood: 0.26
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: 0.03
Volcano: ...
Storm: 0.06
Wildfire: 0.03




Top 10 Natural Disasters Reported


Affected People

Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Flood 2004 275,000
Drought 2003 62,575
Flood 2010 20,000
Flood 2010 14,910
Extreme temp. 2009 10,000
Flood 2001 9,000
Flood 2005 3,100
Flood 2004 3,000
Flood 2009 2,630
Flood 2009 1,100

Killed People

Disaster Date Killed (no. of people)
Mass mov. wet 2000 6
Storm 2005 4
Flood 2010 3
Extreme temp. 2010 2
Extreme temp. 2009 1
Epidemic 2000 0
Drought 2000 0
Flood 2001 0
Wildfire 2003 0
Drought 2003 0

Economic Damages

Disaster Date Cost (US$ X 1,000)
Drought 2000 158,000
Drought 2003 140,000
Mass mov. wet 2000 0
Epidemic 2000 0
Flood 2001 0
Wildfire 2003 0
Flood 2004 0
Flood 2004 0
Storm 2005 0
Flood 2005 0



Statistics Per Event


Killed People

Drought: ...
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: 1.00
Flood: 0.38
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: 6.00
Volcano: ...
Storm: 2.00
Wildfire: ...

Affected People

Drought: 31,287.50
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: 400.00
Extreme temp: 3,333.33
Flood: 41,092.50
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: 403.00
Volcano: ...
Storm: 545.00
Wildfire: ...

Economic Damages

Drought: 149,000.00
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: ...
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