Natural disasters - continents with the highest share of persons affected 2017

Continents with the highest share of persons affected by natural disasters in 2017

Natural disasters - continents with the highest share of persons affected 2017 The statistic shows the continents with the highest share of persons affected by natural disasters in 2017. In 2017, approximately 69.5 percent of people who were affected by natural disasters lived in Asia.
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Continents with the highest share of persons affected by natural disasters in 2017

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Share of affected
Asia69.5%
Americas16.8%
Africa13.5%
Europe0.1%
Oceania0.1%
Share of affected
Asia69.5%
Americas16.8%
Africa13.5%
Europe0.1%
Oceania0.1%
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The statistic shows the continents with the highest share of persons affected by natural disasters in 2017. In 2017, approximately 69.5 percent of people who were affected by natural disasters lived in Asia.
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