Natural disasters - continents with the most fatalities 2017

Share of fatalities from natural disasters in 2017, by continent

Natural disasters - continents with the most fatalities 2017 This statistic shows the continents with the most fatalities from natural disasters in 2017. Of the total fatalities from natural disasters worldwide in 2017, approximately 58 percent occured in Asia.
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Share of fatalities from natural disasters in 2017, by continent

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Number of fatalities
Asia58
Africa20.6
Americas17.9
Europe3.4
Oceania0.1
Number of fatalities
Asia58
Africa20.6
Americas17.9
Europe3.4
Oceania0.1
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This statistic shows the continents with the most fatalities from natural disasters in 2017. Of the total fatalities from natural disasters worldwide in 2017, approximately 58 percent occured in Asia.
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