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Disasters > Funds commited to Tsunami aid, % of GDP: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Total amount of funds commited to Tsunami aid. Fund commitments refer to the amount of money governments have officially set aside for Tsunami relief. Funds pledged (click here to view the statistic) refers to the amount countries have publicly announced they would contribute. Hence, pledges can often fall far short of the final commitment. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Norway 0.0457% 2005
2 New Zealand 0.0327% 2005
3 Luxembourg 0.0292% 2005
4 Australia 0.0279% 2005
5 Netherlands 0.0244% 2005
6 Sweden 0.0232% 2005
7 Finland 0.0225% 2005
8 Denmark 0.0159% 2005
9 Canada 0.0155% 2005
10 Greece 0.0137% 2005
11 Japan 0.0131% 2005
12 Ireland 0.0128% 2005
13 France 0.0114% 2005
14 Germany 0.0113% 2005
15 Spain 0.0101% 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 0.00992% 2005
16 Austria 0.00918% 2005
17 Belgium 0.00795% 2005
18 Switzerland 0.00754% 2005
19 Portugal 0.00678% 2005
20 United Kingdom 0.00649% 2005
21 United States 0.0063% 2005
22 Italy 0.00526% 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Disasters > Funds commited to Tsunami aid, % of GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", OECD, October, 2005. GDP figures sourced from World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Disasters/Funds-commited-to-Tsunami-aid,-%-of-GDP

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