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See Natural disasters - economic damages definition. Complex disaster refers to major famine situation for which the drought was not the main causal factor. 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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Natural disasters, climatological, people affected Natural disasters, climatological, number of events Agriculture loss due to disasters, by hazard type (millions of current USD) Natural disasters, geophysical, people affected

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