Natural Disasters

Cam Trammell

Some Bad Natural Disasters:

Facts about Disasters

  • Drought and Floods cause the most deaths
  • The U.S is more likely to get hit with a natural disaster more than any other country.
  • The annual cost per year is damage is over $300 billion.
  • Between 2000 and 2012, natural disasters caused $1.7 trillion in damage and affected 2.9 billion people.
  • Worldwide in 2011, there were 154 floods, 16 droughts, and 15 cases of extreme temperature.
  • Natural disasters cause almost 68,000 are killed every year
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