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See Natural disasters death definition. Biological disaster refers to a hazard caused by the exposure to living organisms and their toxic substances (e.g. venom, mold) or vector-borne diseases that they may carry. Examples are venomous wildlife and insects, poisonous plants, and mosquitoes carrying disease-causing agents such as parasites, bacteria, or viruses (e.g. malaria).

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Natural disasters, biological, people affected, per 1,000 pop Natural disasters, geophysical, people affected Natural disasters, hydrological, people injured Deaths and missing persons due to disasters, by hazard type (number)

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