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See Natural disasters - economic damages definition. Hydrological disaster refers to a hazard caused by the occurrence, movement, and distribution of surface and subsurface freshwater and saltwater. Indicator calculations: Data are converted from millions of United States dollars to 2005 US dollars millions using Implicit Price deflators (NAMAD).

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Technological disasters, deaths/yr Proportion of local governments with DRR strategies, % (SDG 1.5.4 / SDG 11.b.2 / SDG 13.1.3) Natural disasters - hydrological, total people affected, thousands Complex disasters, economic damages, million 2005 $/yr

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