Biggest natural disasters worldwide by economic damage up to 2018

The 10 biggest natural disasters worldwide by economic damage from 1980 to 2018 (in billion U.S. dollars)

by Erin Duffin, last edited Apr 29, 2019
Biggest natural disasters worldwide by economic damage up to 2018 The statistic shows the ten largest natural disasters by economic damage from 1980 to 2018 (in billion U.S. dollars). In 2011, the earthquake and subsequent tsunami in Japan caused an economic damage of 210 billion U.S. dollars.
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The 10 biggest natural disasters worldwide by economic damage from 1980 to 2018 (in billion U.S. dollars)

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