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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 disasters occurred in the region.   Click here for more info
Composition of Disasters

Deaths
DataCards
Indirectly Affected
Houses Destroyed + Houses Damaged


Temporal Behaviour

Deaths
DataCards
Houses Destroyed , Houses Damaged
Indirectly Affected
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Spatial Distribution

Deaths
DataCards
Houses Destroyed + Houses Damaged
Indirectly Affected



Statistics



Composition of Disasters       get it as Excel
Event DataCards Deaths Injured Missing Houses
Destroyed
Houses
Damaged
Indirectly Affected Relocated Evacuated Losses $USD Losses $Local Education centers Hospitals Damages in crops Ha. Lost Cattle Damages in roads Mts
ACCIDENT14115100593000000000
ANIMAL ATTACK1085697960821977710801260590000000
BOAT CAPSIZE165242190052000000000
Chemical552010424000000000
coastal erosion70001513167000000000
COASTLINE83010138424395706460000000
Collapse of building6155300112000000000
Collapse of Gabage Fill13211060221782000000000
Collapse of Mine1200000000000000
CUTTING FAILURE29429361109106024231000000000
CYCLONE10584658821181191105861369376039410000000
CYCLONE & FLOOD2891201317837371319128000000000
DROUGHT270900000191808970600000010988700
DROWNING791209140098000000000
EARTH SLIP8010107561683043000000000
Electrocution461600852000000000
EPIDEMIC884113680000572644000000041491200
EXPLOSION21001613467952000000000
FIRE36601053650192897515512010400770000000000
FLASH FLOOD37542696185881000000000
FLOOD7644677448110541451706081449045132459510378500731590780523
FOREST FIRE24110016191980100000000
FROST3000000000000000
GALE55082111381863118500360000000
GROUND VIBRATIO83000110472000000000
HAILSTORM20110161341250000000000
HEAVY RAINS26462919616736461763629112060000000
LANDSLIDE2198107632524228901187128890834823690103800000000
LAND SUBSIDENCE18717806917421040304010000000
LEAK OR SPILL160021030690000000000
LIGHTNING6385094583312972363030000000
PLAGUE4230000016155000000000
RETAINING WF41000424000000000
ROCK FALL6436010486000280000000
SEDIMENTATION9000000000000000
SNAKE BITE125125100073000000000
STORM30002335000000000
STRONG WIND4281177564497376867846589771613390107790000000
STRUCTURE28358602537000000000
Subsidence2000033220000000000
SURGE33300572392401040000000
TIDAL WAVE1041300194000000000
TORNADO1100025166430000000000
TREE FALLEN1536140222941280000000000
TSUNAMI8930959196111908570854820810762400001613000000000
URBAN FLOOD4500000155000000000
WALL COLLAPSE121004964000000000


Spatial Distribution       get it as Excel
Geography Code DataCards Deaths Injured Missing Houses
Destroyed
Houses
Damaged
Indirectly Affected Relocated Evacuated Losses $USD Losses $Local Education centers Hospitals Damages in crops Ha. Lost Cattle Damages in roads Mts
Centrallka002197515276741823961878365088711122900501168941491200
Easternlka00510475153411426611027477412937510150656151722601613000000137000
North-Centrallka00799305472981108706163134157750366808378500102468100
Northernlka00481716422646182289972743328935006509000010800
North-Westernlka0061559347524132704143478463659381220600004700500
Sabaragamuwalka009141288964611951136337892216995729822010103800001000
Southernlka003143271065856488611864568744436756104040200000671490523
Uvalka008111193751843611571555014740890182100003410200
Westernlka001224229861130151117346899749616853512469057790000000


Temporal Behaviour       get it as Excel
Year DataCards Deaths Injured Missing Houses
Destroyed
Houses
Damaged
Indirectly Affected Relocated Evacuated Losses $USD Losses $Local Education centers Hospitals Damages in crops Ha. Lost Cattle Damages in roads Mts
196510001530000000000
19681000009000000000
1974184137118010045028565000000000
19753300561000024902000000000
1976285214140660067462906000000000
1977226096011736395000050000
19782176911458167926319487736742899120000000
1979911726101068661500020000000000
19801633537015203029000000000
198116383348016370414606200050000000000
198218071794721820722982000000000
198320133142188779351303207360000000
19841604132010132212475601700000000
19852613250452306265000001000
1986213112021050752332107685508000000041491200
198724309201331471320200000000
198827821222071801869919000000000
1989287124719264029685655202941160000000
1990298444200545431198872030001200000000
199131213010010319221527020006590000000
1992337361911022031757110523400500000000
1993349260260749239873123401130000000
1994383430602546828894148000000000
1995282865400246966144214000000000
1996167299020220526831201500000000
1997288863325976762892582000000000
1998272099680235148218969208980000000
199933841477901356614548208000000000
20003608123157010663742901131355010880000000
2001372298740142621903232223015090100000000000
200242779076041635854027270820000000
20034488454183338866308031005442025040700000000000
2004519831048196651908583555511641435280371701613000010000
2005645012382115781281150315037101150000000
20068997171173124381447178458019152360103800000000
20078115133204726091659973574506694037850000000
20088622114142314804476711783278212100000000
200973856016326317452787087014730000000
201044156473413709098122260901950000000
20114091081362284682071083967801010000683000
2012555142155932141134812589940214000010714600
20134561122252974110048574224000000360900
201477712080355314195032704651000000000
201571911069136856438535744000000000
20166861417012295272791533144000000137000
2017102135634815326794690333864660000671490523
201874231852169666359000000000
Sri Lanka

Summary:
DataCards: 125916
Period:1965 - 2018

Highest Mortality:
TSUNAMI: 30959 Deaths; 89 DataCards
LANDSLIDE: 1076 Deaths; 2198 DataCards
ANIMAL ATTACK: 979 Deaths; 10856 DataCards
Highest Housing Damages:
FLOOD: 224753 Houses; 7644 DataCards
CYCLONE: 128705 Houses; 105 DataCards
TSUNAMI: 105293 Houses; 89 DataCards


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