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This Country Profile shows a set of typical results known as "Preliminary Analysis" comming from the disaster database. Charts, Maps and tables below will provide you with a basic understanding of the effects of many types of natural disasters occurred in the region.   Click here for more info
Composition of Disasters

Deaths
DataCards
Affected
Houses Destroyed + Houses Damaged


Temporal Behaviour

Deaths
DataCards
Houses Destroyed , Houses Damaged
Affected
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Spatial Distribution

Deaths
DataCards
Houses Destroyed + Houses Damaged
Affected



Statistics



Composition of Disasters       get it as Excel
Event DataCards Deaths Injured Missing Houses
Destroyed
Houses
Damaged
Affected Relocated Evacuated Losses $USD Losses $Local Education centers Hospitals Damages in crops Ha. Lost Cattle Damages in roads Mts
ACCIDENT42331530015279000000000
ANIMAL ATTACK351302775167374722450128118602360000000
BOAT CAPSIZE207974200041000000000
Chemical141560301222000000000
coastal erosion170004530426000000000
COASTLINE171040330652754907380000000
Collapse of building62820028000000000
Collapse of Gabage Fill264220120543340000000000
Collapse of Mine2400000000000000
CUTTING FAILURE791711030272215950235000000000
CYCLONE2733171129937378161806962844641053760000000
CYCLONE & FLOOD11236480527121494841276512000000000
DROUGHT7442000004054392001800000032555000
Drowning 156234243200147000000000
EARTH SLIP3053431211805729651000000000
Electrocution814450016126000000000
EPIDEMIC25046787500001595568000000082982400
EXPLOSION520032269315908000000000
FIRE8197330137605378307044697018920980000000000
FLASH FLOOD10315126199185415202000000000
FLOOD2117315531032226977523738673301369912810771401514000612720600
FOREST FIRE49510021492530100000000
FROST3000000000000000
GALE4858694394263232550233310607800000000
GROUND VIBRATIO314000337089000000000
HAILSTORM34330161341250000000000
LANDSLIDE7542204386845055632580464230896477470415200000000
LAND SUBSIDENCE63526190213538930958013940000000
LEAK OR SPILL480063091520000000000
LIGHTNING16411251106797972556440120000000
PLAGUE15040000064530000000000
RAINS98009058631436157232900407448240000000
RETAINING WF103000952000000000
ROCK FALL178101202912817620840000000
SEDIMENTATION9000000000000000
SNAKE BITE157157100090000000000
STORM13000610026000000000
STRONG WIND106994681262133168611301181233171414550407790000000
STRUCTURE821072510817133000000000
Subsidence6000099660000000000
SURGE5930011153507001040000000
TIDAL WAVE19122700263000000000
TORNADO32000754961280000000000
Tree fallen27914240455522340000000000
TSUNAMI8930959196111908570854820810762400001613000000000
URBAN FLOOD12700000485000000000
Wall Collapse293001021158000000000


Spatial Distribution       get it as Excel
Geography Code DataCards Deaths Injured Missing Houses
Destroyed
Houses
Damaged
Affected Relocated Evacuated Losses $USD Losses $Local Education centers Hospitals Damages in crops Ha. Lost Cattle Damages in roads Mts
Centrallka002589311260195649680954344149920944394400503506782982400
Easternlka005303191781415222113612226327099823767750603906401613000000000
North-Centrallka007290361493911314846969847208540014672012514000107404200
Northernlka0042167266717842466517234040664794708872000032500
North-Westernlka00648463129380147556361261822990015239726000014101600
Sabaragamuwalka00941318173210423601430761579407179681872560415200001000
Southernlka0034073811417615394328604104490105501960491080000000000
Uvalka008335661057565108329347449315957603924000010230600
Westernlka001590551789269524215502923001086144286162170207790000000


Temporal Behaviour       get it as Excel
Year DataCards Deaths Injured Missing Houses
Destroyed
Houses
Damaged
Affected Relocated Evacuated Losses $USD Losses $Local Education centers Hospitals Damages in crops Ha. Lost Cattle Damages in roads Mts
19654000420120000000000
196840000036000000000
1974527680318010090053432000000000
1975121821341000086342000000000
1976422823140918008184242024000000000
19774103126012465015000050000
197829833262104132275871088352402819112237080000000
1979239269780101911959200080000000000
19804025337015247112000000000
1981315860900166916169750000200000000000
19824481252051625818301836273000000000
198353774654188779697701707360000000
19842749898015232213992786800000000
1985664621404901085003000001000
19864567306370516986993077433020000000082982400
19879586155011112730480800000000
19886563152501163051912389000000000
198959073533726485149914129288024640000000
19906060598005457371611581140001200000000
199191546337010652470580020006590000000
19927887901271022032087724362660500000000
1993102441255607943298116233401130000000
19941101963210254106062526470000000000
199585551197604541217177597000000000
19963557427024505451892201500000000
1997844211965597910271115499000000000
199879142461790403272243384808980000000
19998039425213016310631768168000000000
20008969311466011476782751317733018230000000
2001106801981500217247867000451027690400000000000
2002120412262060940862096095101510000000
2003125749564713311681472032165749041200700000000000
20041359931252198051908595156433973479970644301613000010000
200520240407255433722303299136294102410000000
2006274984785751707741721180852576446190415200000000
200730261428620760304456019451970217600151400000000
2008332374005607579771829675970664847910000000
20092561923464782492293733076299050200000000
20101387923125813489431812438573706850000000
201112273244086625404621302519034030300002049100
201216654264652796423404437769820642000032143800
201313683366758722233014417223900000001082700
2014231435924010515940585068111885000000000
20152078320200332019183981586428000000000
201613732821402441904145593066293000000000
20178425824382603234185723513052000000000
Sri Lanka

Summary:
DataCards: 363098
Period:1965 - 2017

Highest Mortality:
TSUNAMI: 30959 Deaths; 89 DataCards
CYCLONE: 3171 Deaths; 273 DataCards
ANIMAL ATTACK: 2775 Deaths; 35130 DataCards
Highest Housing Damages:
FLOOD: 471619 Houses; 21173 DataCards
CYCLONE: 218512 Houses; 273 DataCards
CYCLONE & FLOOD: 202196 Houses; 112 DataCards


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