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Disasters > Funds commited to Tsunami aid per capita: 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 per capita for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Norway $30.07 2005
2 Luxembourg $23.65 2005
3 Netherlands $9.56 2005
4 Sweden $9.52 2005
5 Australia $9.46 2005
6 New Zealand $8.95 2005
7 Finland $8.39 2005
8 Denmark $7.57 2005
9 Ireland $6.25 2005
10 Canada $5.45 2005
11 Japan $4.70 2005
12 Switzerland $3.90 2005
13 France $3.85 2005
14 Germany $3.80 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) $3.51 2005
15 Austria $3.40 2005
16 Greece $2.97 2005
17 Belgium $2.86 2005
18 United States $2.68 2005
19 Spain $2.63 2005
20 United Kingdom $2.47 2005
21 Italy $1.60 2005
22 Portugal $1.23 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Disasters > Funds commited to Tsunami aid per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", 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. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Disasters/Funds-commited-to-Tsunami-aid-per-capita

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