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Japan

Japan Disasters Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Funds commited to Tsunami aid $601.00 million 2005 2nd out of 22
Funds commited to Tsunami aid > Per $ GDP 0.016 per $100 2005 11th out of 22
Funds commited to Tsunami aid per capita $4.70 2005 11th out of 22
Funds committed to emergency Tsunami aid $499.00 million 2005 1st out of 22
Funds committed to emergency Tsunami aid per capita $3.91 2005 8th out of 22
Humanitarian response to the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake > Amounts as percentages of GDP > 2003 or earlier 4,326 2004 2nd out of 29
Humanitarian response to the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake > Donors > Government USD 500M 2004
Humanitarian response to the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake > Pledged amounts > Aid by government > (US$ milli 500 2004
Humanitarian response to the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake > Pledged amounts as percentages of GDP > Aid (to 580 2004
Humanitarian response to the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake > Pledged amounts on a per capita basis > Aid by g 500 2004 3rd out of 9
Tsunami > Economic impact Japanese non-life insurers Millea Holdings Inc., Aioi Insurance Co. Ltd. and Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co. Ltd. say they have not heard damages from clients yet. Sompo Japan Insurance Inc. says too early to assess impact. (Dec 28). 2005
Tsunami > Foreign tourists missing 700 2005 1st out of 37
Tsunami > Foreign tourists missing per million 5.48 2005 15th out of 36
Tsunami > Foreigners death toll 8 2005 16th out of 34
Tsunami > Foreigners death toll per million 0.0626 2005 28th out of 33

SOURCES: OECD, October, 2005.; OECD, October, 2005. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; OECD, October 2005; OECD, October 2005. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Wikipedia: Humanitarian response to the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake; BBC, Bloomberg, BBC, Rediff, The Herald Sun, The Indian Express and The Reuters; BBC, Wikipedia, Norwegian ministry of foreign affairs, Reuters, US State Department, CBC News, http://www.stuff.co.nz/ and CNN; BBC, Wikipedia, Norwegian ministry of foreign affairs, Reuters, US State Department, CBC News, http://www.stuff.co.nz/ and CNN. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; BBC, CNN, Wikipedia, Norwegian ministry of foreign affairs and French deputy foreign minister Renaud Muselier; BBC, CNN, Wikipedia, Norwegian ministry of foreign affairs and French deputy foreign minister Renaud Muselier. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

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Japan Disasters Profiles (Subcategories)

Humanitarian response to the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake 5 Tsunami 14