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Antigua and Barbuda - 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: 8
Average killed per year: 0
No of people affected: 125,514
Average affected per year: 4,049
Economic Damage (US$ X 1,000): 542,600
Economic Damage per year (US$ X 1,000): 17,503


Natural Disaster Occurence Reported



Average Disaster Per Year

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




Top 10 Natural Disasters Reported


Affected People

Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Drought 1983 75,000
Storm 2008 25,800
Storm 1989 8,030
Storm 2010 5,000
Storm 1995 3,702
Storm 1999 3,423
Storm 1999 2,534
Storm 1998 2,025
Storm 1990 0

Killed People

Disaster Date Killed (no. of people)
Storm 1989 2
Storm 1995 2
Storm 1998 2
Storm 1999 1
Storm 1999 1
Drought 1983 0
Storm 2008 0
Storm 2010 0
Storm 1990 0

Economic Damages

Disaster Date Cost (US$ X 1,000)
Storm 1995 350,000
Storm 1998 100,000
Storm 1989 80,000
Storm 2010 12,600
Drought 1983 0
Storm 2008 0
Storm 1990 0
Storm 1999 0
Storm 1999 0



Statistics Per Event


Killed People

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

Affected People

Drought: 75,000.00
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: ...
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: 6,314.25
Wildfire: ...

Economic Damages

Drought: ...
Earthquake*: ...
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: ...
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: 67,825.00
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