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See Natural disasters - economic damages definition. The technological disaster refers to 3 sub-groups which are industrial accident, transport accident and miscelleanous accident. 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, hydrological, people affected Cultural loss due to disasters (millions of current USD) Disruptions to other basic services due to disasters (number) Natural disasters, biological, economic damages, million 2005 $/yr

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