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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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Natural disasters - geophysical, economic damages, million 2005 $/yr Natural disasters - hydrological, people made homeless Natural disasters - geophysical, total people affected, per 1,000 pop Destroyed dwellings due to disasters (number)

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