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See Natural disasters - economic damages definition. Climatological disaster refers to hazard caused by long-lived, meso- to macro-scale atmospheric processes ranging from intra-seasonal to multi-decadal climate variability. Indicator calculations: The proportion of GDP is based on million United States dollar values from EM-DAT divided by GDP in current United States dollars.

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Proportion of local governments with DRR strategies, % (SDG 1.5.4 / SDG 11.b.2 / SDG 13.1.3) Industrial accident, Chemical spill (total damage % GDP) Natural disasters, economic damages, 1000 $ Natural disasters, climatological, deaths/yr

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