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Georgia - 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: 14
No of people killed: 24
Average killed per year: 1
No of people affected: 731,102
Average affected per year: 23,584
Economic Damage (US$ X 1,000): 583,856
Economic Damage per year (US$ X 1,000): 18,834


Natural Disaster Occurence Reported



Average Disaster Per Year

Drought: 0.03
Earthquake*: 0.13
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 0.26
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: 0.03
Wildfire: ...




Top 10 Natural Disasters Reported


Affected People

Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Drought 2000 696,000
Earthquake* 2002 19,156
Earthquake* 2009 7,306
Earthquake* 1991 3,740
Flood 2005 2,500
Storm 2001 900
Flood 2006 600
Flood 1995 300
Flood 1997 300
Flood 1997 200

Killed People

Disaster Date Killed (no. of people)
Earthquake* 1991 8
Earthquake* 2002 6
Flood 1997 4
Flood 1997 3
Flood 2004 1
Earthquake* 1992 1
Flood 1995 1
Drought 2000 0
Storm 2001 0
Flood 2004 0

Economic Damages

Disaster Date Cost (US$ X 1,000)
Earthquake* 2002 350,000
Drought 2000 200,000
Flood 1997 19,500
Flood 1997 10,000
Flood 1995 2,200
Flood 2004 2,156
Storm 2001 0
Flood 2004 0
Flood 2005 0
Flood 2006 0



Statistics Per Event


Killed People

Drought: ...
Earthquake*: 3.75
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 1.13
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: ...
Wildfire: ...

Affected People

Drought: 696,000.00
Earthquake*: 7,553.00
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 498.75
Insect infestation: ...
Mass mov. dry: ...
Mass mov. wet: ...
Volcano: ...
Storm: 900.00
Wildfire: ...

Economic Damages

Drought: 200,000.00
Earthquake*: 87,500.00
Epidemic: ...
Extreme temp: ...
Flood: 4,232.00
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