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Table 1 Disaster budget allocation characteristics in Iran during the last 100 years

From: How much the Iranian government spent on disasters in the last 100 years? A critical policy analysis

Disaster type Frequency (Percent) Cost (Percent)
All hazard 32 (6.49%) $2,131,296,060 (7.19%)
Drought 95 (19.27%) $14,149,803,467 (47.74%)
Earthquake 125 (25.35%) $6,970,711,164 (23.52%)
Flood 232 (47.06%) $6,142,587,944 (20.73%)
Hurricane 1 (0.20%) $1,889,333 (0.01%)
Sandstorm 1 (0.20%) $9,903,739 (0.03%)
Severe weather 3 (0.61%) $44,632,952 (0.15%)
Snow 1 (0.20%) $180,463,576 (0.61%)
Wildfire 3 (0.61%) $5,858,539 (0.02%)
Total 493 (100%) $29,637,146,775 (100.00%)