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The information on natural disasters presented here is taken from EM-DAT: The OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database. In order for a disaster to be entered into the database at least one of the following criteria has to be fulfilled:

• 10 or more people reported killed
• 100 people reported affected
• a call for international assistance
• declaration of a state of emergency
Choose the period:

Data on technological disasters are presented in two forms:
• Top 10
• Summarized table





 
Top 10 Technological Disasters in
for the period to
sorted by numbers of killed:
DisasterDateNo Killed


Top 10 Technological Disasters in
for the period to
sorted by numbers of total affected people:
DisasterDateNo Total Affected


Top 10 Technological Disasters in
for the period to
sorted by economic damage costs:
DisasterDateDamage (000 US$)


Created on: Sep-17-2014.   Data version: v12.07

Source:"EM-DAT: The OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database, www.emdat.be - Université catholique de Louvain - Brussels - Belgium"

For some technological disasters there is no exact day or month for the event, and for other disasters (particularly pre-1974) the available record of the disaster does not provide an exact day or month.


Summarized Table of Technological Disasters in from to
  # of
Events
KilledTotal
Affected
Damage 000 US$)


Created on:Sep-17-2014.   Data version:v12.07

Source:"EM-DAT: The OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database, www.emdat.be - Université catholique de Louvain - Brussels - Belgium"

*Events recorded in the CRED EM-DAT. First Event: /, Last Entry: /.