×

Sub-Saharan Africa: Disasters stats

Definitions

  • Disaster risk reduction progress score > 1-5 scale; 5=best: Disaster risk reduction progress score (1-5 scale; 5=best). Disaster risk reduction progress score is an average of self-assessment scores, ranging from 1 to 5, submitted by countries under Priority 1 of the Hyogo Framework National Progress Reports. The Hyogo Framework is a global blueprint for disaster risk reduction efforts that was adopted by 168 countries in 2005. Assessments of "Priority 1" include four indicators that reflect the degree to which countries have prioritized disaster risk reduction and the strengthening of relevant institutions.
  • Disaster risk reduction progress score > 1-5 scale; 5=best per million: Disaster risk reduction progress score (1-5 scale; 5=best). Disaster risk reduction progress score is an average of self-assessment scores, ranging from 1 to 5, submitted by countries under Priority 1 of the Hyogo Framework National Progress Reports. The Hyogo Framework is a global blueprint for disaster risk reduction efforts that was adopted by 168 countries in 2005. Assessments of "Priority 1" include four indicators that reflect the degree to which countries have prioritized disaster risk reduction and the strengthening of relevant institutions. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Tsunami > Death toll: The official death toll (as of Saturday, Jan 22nd, 2005 - 06:30 PM GMT).
  • Tsunami > Death toll per million: The official death toll (as of Saturday, Jan 22nd, 2005 - 06:30 PM GMT). Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Tsunami > Foreign tourists missing: Number of foreign tourists visiting the tsunami hit areas who are not reachable, (as of Saturday, Jan 22nd, 2005 - 06:30 PM GMT).
  • Tsunami > Foreign tourists missing per million: Number of foreign tourists visiting the tsunami hit areas who are not reachable, (as of Saturday, Jan 22nd, 2005 - 06:30 PM GMT). Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Tsunami > Foreigners death toll: The number of foreigners feared dead is in the range of thousands. Only 112 foreigners have been confirmed dead and the countrywise breakup of the persons identified is given below (as of Saturday, Jan 22nd, 2005 - 06:30 PM GMT).
  • Tsunami > Foreigners death toll per million: The number of foreigners feared dead is in the range of thousands. Only 112 foreigners have been confirmed dead and the countrywise breakup of the persons identified is given below (as of Saturday, Jan 22nd, 2005 - 06:30 PM GMT). Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Tsunami aid recipients: Amount of aid (in US Dollars) recieved for Tsunami relief efforts. Total funds committed.
  • Tsunami aid recipients > Per $ GDP: Amount of aid (in US Dollars) recieved for Tsunami relief efforts. Total funds committed. Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1,000 $ gross domestic product.
  • Tsunami aid recipients per capita: Amount of aid (in US Dollars) recieved for Tsunami relief efforts. Total funds committed. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Tsunami aid recipients, % of GDP: Amount of aid (in US Dollars) recieved for Tsunami relief efforts. Total funds committed. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year
STAT SUB-SAHARAN TOTAL SUB-SAHARAN AVERAGE DATES
Disaster risk reduction progress score > 1-5 scale; 5=best 54.75
20% of surveyed countries
3.04
8% less than average
2011
Disaster risk reduction progress score > 1-5 scale; 5=best per million 0.997
4 times less than average
2011
Tsunami > Death toll 192
0% of surveyed countries
38.4
323 times less than average
2005
Tsunami > Death toll per million 11.46
21 times less than average
2005
Tsunami > Foreign tourists missing 4
0% of surveyed countries
4
40 times less than average
2005
Tsunami > Foreign tourists missing per million 0.0847
132 times less than average
2005
Tsunami > Foreigners death toll 11
2% of surveyed countries
11
14% less than average
2005
Tsunami > Foreigners death toll per million 0.233
4 times less than average
2005
Tsunami aid recipients $8.00 million
0% of surveyed countries
$4.00 million
74 times less than average
2005
Tsunami aid recipients > Per $ GDP 1.3 per $1,000
8% of surveyed countries
1.3 per $1,000
62% less than average
2005
Tsunami aid recipients per capita $12.42
3 times less than average
2005
Tsunami aid recipients, % of GDP 0.218%
8 times less than average
2005

Citation