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Angola - 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: 49
No of people killed: 5,354
Average killed per year: 173
No of people affected: 3,855,001
Average affected per year: 124,355
Economic Damage (US$ X 1,000): 10,000
Economic Damage per year (US$ X 1,000): 323


Natural Disaster Occurence Reported



Average Disaster Per Year

Drought: 0.19
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: 0.58
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 0.77
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: 0.03
Volcano: ...
Storm: ...
Wildfire: ...




Top 10 Natural Disasters Reported


Affected People

Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Drought 1989 1,900,000
Drought 1985 500,000
Flood 2004 331,700
Flood 2009 220,000
Flood 2010 110,886
Drought 1997 105,000
Flood 1989 100,000
Flood 2008 81,400
Drought 1981 80,000
Flood 2010 75,000

Killed People

Disaster Date Killed (no. of people)
Epidemic 2006 2,354
Epidemic 1989 766
Epidemic 2007 515
Epidemic 2004 329
Epidemic 2008 229
Epidemic 1999 147
Epidemic 2008 134
Epidemic 1998 115
Epidemic 2009 107
Flood 2007 105

Economic Damages

Disaster Date Cost (US$ X 1,000)
Flood 2000 10,000
Drought 1981 0
Drought 1985 0
Epidemic 1987 0
Flood 1989 0
Epidemic 1989 0
Drought 1989 0
Flood 2000 0
Flood 2000 0
Flood 2000 0



Statistics Per Event


Killed People

Drought: 9.67
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: 273.89
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 14.71
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: 13.00
Volcano: ...
Storm: ...
Wildfire: ...

Affected People

Drought: 435,000.00
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: 7,725.61
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 46,080.83
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: ...
Wildfire: ...

Economic Damages

Drought: ...
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 416.67
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