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People suffering from physical injuries, trauma or an illness requiring medical treatment as a direct result of a disaster. The definition includes cases of infectious disease introduced in a region or a population that is normally free from that disease, expressed as thousands in a year or average number in thousands over period of years.

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Technological disasters, economic damages, million $ Natural disasters, biological, people affected, per 1,000 pop Natural disasters, geophysical, economic damages, million $ Natural disasters, hydrological, economic damages, % GDP

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