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Definition
See Natural disasters - economic damages definition. Complex disaster refers to major famine situation for which the drought was not the main causal factor. Indicator calculations: The proportion of GDP is based on million United States dollar values from EM-DAT divided by GDP in current United States dollars.

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Natural disasters - geophysical, people affected, per 1,000 pop Technological disasters, economic damages, million 2005 $/yr Complex disasters, people injured Number of people whose livelihoods were disrupted or destroyed due to disasters (number)

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