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Waves generated by submarine earth movements, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions or landslides. source: CRED

Earthquakes, hurricanes, cyclones and tsunamis: The world's 10 riskiest cities

25 Mar 2014, Guardian, the

Swiss Re, a reinsurance company assessed 616 cities of the world for their risk of earthquake, hurricanes and cyclones, storm surge, river flooding and tsunami and The Guardian features the 10 riskiest cities...


Human Exposure - Absolute exposure to tsunami
  Countries  
People exposed per year
1 Indonesia 5,402,239
2 Japan 4,497,645
3 Bangladesh 1,598,546
4 India 1,114,388
5 Philippines 894,848
Source of data: 2009 Global Assessment Report
Number of tsunami occured (reported)

Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database

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