Accession Number:

ADA127645

Title:

Special Statistical Summary - Deaths, Injuries, and Property Loss by Type of Disaster 1970-1980

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

122.0

Abstract:

This report provides a summary of the best available statistics and estimates bearing on deaths, injuries, and property damage which have occurred over the past ten years as a result of a broad spectrum of disasters. Included in the summary are American National Red Cross statistics which bear on deaths, injuries and property loss. Property losses are not computed in dollar terms, but in number of dwellings destroyed. Also included is a compilation of FEMA outlays for a full range of Presidentially-declared major disasters and emergencies during the period 1970-1980.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE