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Table 1 Economic losses caused by natural disasters in El Salvador

From: Tools to operate and manage early warning systems for natural hazards monitoring in El Salvador

Disaster Date Damage (000 US$)
Earthquake (seismic activity) 10/10/1986 1 500 000
Earthquake (seismic activity) 13/01/2001 1 500 000
Flood 09/2011 1 000 000
Storm 07/11/2009 939 000
Storm 25/10/1998 388 100
Storm 01/10/2005 355 700
Earthquake (seismic activity) 13/02/2001 348 500
Flood 17/09/1982 280 000
Drought 05/1998 170 000
Earthquake (seismic activity) 03/05/1965 35 000
  1. Source: “EM-DAT: The OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database. http://www.emdat.be/database Université Catholique de Louvain Brussels Belgium”. Created on: Oct-23-2014. Data version: v12.07