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Economic consequences of a disaster, usually direct (e.g., damage to infrastructure, crops and housing) and indirect (e.g., loss of revenues, unemployment and market destabilization). In each case, the registered figure represents the value of damage at the moment of the event; i.e., the figures are true for the year of the event.

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Complex disasters, people injured thousands Natural disasters, meteorological, people affected, thousands Natural disasters, meteorological, people made homeless thousands Industrial accident, Gas leak (total people affected)

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