Number of fatalities due to natural disasters in the United States in 2016, by type

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Number of fatalities
Flood, flash flood83
Winter storm, cold waves55
Tropical cyclone52
Severe thunderstorm40
Wildfire, heat, & drought32
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This statistic shows the number of fatalities due to natural disasters in the United States in 2016, by type. There were total 83 fatalities reported due to floods in 2016. In total, there were 262 fatalities occurred due to natural disasters in the United States that year.

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